Ann Markusen

Ann Markusen is professor emerita at the University of Minnesota's Humphrey School of Public Affairs. She is the director of the Project on Regional and Industrial Economics, and principal of Markusen Economic Research.

How and why Minnesota is outpacing Wisconsin Read more

Money, Politics and Power

After every previous war, we sent troops home and cut defense spending. The Col War is over, but real spending still runs 85 percent of the Cold War average. Read more