Dean Baker

Dean Baker is the senior economist at the Center for Economic and Policy Research in Washington, DC. 

The Cartels of Silicon Valley

The Attack of the Robots

Fear of the Old

Hollande’s Savage Economic Plan

What Can Mayor Blasio Do?

The Bernanke Legacy

NAFTA and Jobs

Republican Delusions About Spending and Deficits

Smart People, Stupid People and Budget Politics

Are American Parents Really Stealing From Their Kids?

The Economy is Falling Further and Further Behind

Advancement Through Incompetence at the Fed

The Future of Fannie and Freddie

The Mystery of S&P Debt Ratings

The Architects of Economic Disaster

Return of the Housing Bubble?

Austerity Advocates on the Run

Fiscal Policy Without Fear

Obama’s Absurd Sequester Scheme

What Deficit Reduction is Really About: Weakening Workers’ Bargaining Power

Economic Drones

Obama’s Raid on Social Security and Medicare

Obama’s Misguided Agenda

How to Reduce Unemployment

The Hubris of the Wall Street Gang