James K. Galbraith is author of Welcome to the Poisoned Chalice: The Destruction of Greece and the Future of Europe. He is an elected member of the Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei, the Italian national academy.
Why creditors' demands would only prolong Greece's crisis.James GalbraithJun 12, 2015
With so much focus on the deficit, many assume entitlement programs should be cut. But there is a progressive argument for raising the retirement age, and one for lowering it.James GalbraithFeb 08, 2011
Most of the federal deficit is caused by the recession itself. To cure the slump, fix the financial system.James GalbraithOct 07, 2010
Could the current bailout bill have been better? Yes. But there are still a few fixes Congress should consider.James GalbraithSep 29, 2008
Progressives prioritize a trade agenda that would not actually achieve the objectives they have in mind. It's time they adopted a reality-based approach.James GalbraithMay 09, 2007