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Cutting off support

November 22, 2019
The AEA interviews Thiemo Fetzer about how austerity policies after the financial crisis led to Brexit.
Chart of the Week

The factions of populism

November 20, 2019
Economic nationalist and isolationist policies being championed in western Europe include groups across the political spectrum.
Research Highlight

Sticky wages and recessions

November 11, 2019
Unemployment in Indian villages was exacerbated when laborers resisted pay cuts during bad times.
Chart of the Week

Kids and job inequality

November 6, 2019
Becoming a parent impacts career prospects, but hurts women much more than men.