Views among economists: Are economists really so divided?
Views among economists: Are economists really so divided? / Gordon Dahl & Roger Gordon, Vox, 16/05/2013
Remedying a global crisis such as this requires concerted, consensual, coordinated effort. But we’re told economists are divided on what to do next. Is this true? Are we divided? This column praises efforts such as the Economic Experts Panel from the Chicago Booth School of Business. It’s from panels like this – which comprise top economists with differing political views – that we can get a sense of consensus or disagreement on major economic issues…