Once again, conservatives are using today’s jobs number as a jumping-off point to slam Obama.
Ryan Lizza reports for the New Yorker that on December 15 2008, a few short weeks before his inauguration, president-elect Obama was presented with a 57-page memo on the depth of the economic crisis drafted by Lawrence Summers and other economic advisors.
[credit provider=”AP”] Earlier this month, former Obama administration economic adviser Christina Romer delivered a lecture at Hamilton College in upstate New York in which claimed fiscal stimulus is effective.Romer’s claim about the effectiveness of fiscal policy is based on a study she did with her husband David Romer prior to […]
[credit provider=”AP”] Speaking to soldiers in Ft. Bliss, Texas last week, Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke said the Fed is “certainly falling short” of its goal of maximum employment.That may be the understatement of the year, according to Christina Romer, a U.C. Berkeley professor and former chair of President Obama’s Council […]
Christina Romer is the most dangerous woman in America right now. As an economics professor at the University of Berkeley, she’s charged with educating the next generation of productive citizens. She also formerly chaired the Council of Economic Advisors under President Obama.
[credit provider=”Harpers”] The White House is clamoring to shoot down claims made in a new book by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Ron Suskind, which offers stinging insight into the Obama administration’s dysfunctional handling of the economic crisis.Confidence Men, released Tuesday, is an exposé on the bitter rivalries that divided and, at […]
Christina Romer is one on the leading liberal economist in the nation. She’s no dummy.
Isn’t it remarkable that President Obama’s economic team is suddenly itching to return to academia? The latest economic advisor to give in to the clarion call of the classroom is Larry Summers, following closely on the heels of Christina Romer, who surprised her department chair by announcing that she’d be […]
There are all kinds of theories about why Obama economic aide Christina Romer left (quit? fired?) The White House.
Exactly why Christina Romer broke from the White House now is unknown — except we assume because things weren’t going well.
Behold, Chirstina Romer’s blog post on this morning’s jobs report. Even she finds little positive to say.
Outgoing Obama economic advisor Christina Romer is doing her last post-jobs report spin on Bloomberg.
Officially, Obama economic advisor Christina Romer is leaving The White House on very good terms, as she desires to return to Berkeley.
Obama’s top economic advisor, professor Christina Romer, is quitting.