Author Archives: Michael Piore

Economic Policy in the Time of Reactionary Populism

This article is in Preparing for the Next Flood, Spring 2018

Addressing the nation’s political unrest will require a rejection of some cherished economic dogmas. Political developments in the past year—notably the 2016 electoral campaign in the United States, and Brexit in England—have revealed a depth of anxiety and resentment among citizens in many rich nations that go well beyond the economic environment and probably cannot […]