Stories by Simon Johnson

Simon Johnson, former chief economist of the International Monetary Fund, is a professor at the MIT Sloan School of Management, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, and a member of the CBO’s Panel of Economic Advisers. He is a co-founder of The Baseline Scenario. subscribe to Simon Johnson's feed

Posted on: May 19, 2010, Source: The Baseline Scenario

Republicans are blocking Obama's signature Wall Street reform. The president must stand up and fight.

Posted on: May 4, 2010, Source: The Baseline Scenario

We are living in a Wall Street oligarchy if Congress won't allow a vote on breaking up the banks.

Posted on: Apr 16, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The progressive economist talks about the fight to reform Wall Street, what Robert Rubin should do with his money, and why Jamie Dimon is the most dangerous man in America.

Posted on: Mar 25, 2010, Source: The Baseline Scenario

The current legislation Dems are proposing would achieve nothing on the macro issues that threaten our economy.