The Observer

Obama’s former economic adviser talks rising populism

Eamon Sheehan, Contributing reporter October 7, 2016

What do Boris Johnson, Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders all agree upon? No, not a laissez-faire attitude toward hair style. Rather, all possess a certain fondness for economic populism. On Oct. 6, Christina...

Economics Professors join students to watch the first presidential debate

Miriam Ridge, Staff Reporter September 30, 2016

In typical Case Western Reserve University fashion, Monday night’s presidential debate watch party at Leutner Commons began with a technical difficulty. From a missing VGA cord to a green display, and...

Economics professor, back from Washington D.C., teaches from experience

Aneeka Ayyar, Staff Reporter February 5, 2016

After spending a year working at The White House, Susan Helper, the Frank Tracy Carlton professor of economics, had some eye-opening experiences to share with students. For one thing, she says that President...

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