Stories by Jared Bernstein

On The Economy is a blog by Jared Bernstein, who joined the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities in May 2011 as a Senior Fellow. From 2009 to 2011, Bernstein was the Chief Economist and Economic Adviser to Vice President Joe Biden, Executive Director of the White House Task Force on the Middle Class, and a member of President Obama’s economic team. subscribe to Jared Bernstein's feed

Posted on: Apr 20, 2017, Source: On the Economy

Remember Ronald Reagan's trickle-down economics that didn't trickle down?

Posted on: Jan 2, 2013, Source: On the Economy

We’ve avoided, for the moment, a self-made trap. Now, of course, we’re on to the next one.

Posted on: Dec 7, 2012, Source: On the Economy

The drop in unemployment to 7.7% will be the headline.

Posted on: Oct 9, 2012, Source: On the Economy

1 plus 1 does not equal 16!