Robert Frank

Robert H. Frank, a Cornell University economist, is a visiting faculty member at New York University?s Stern School of Business. His next book, The Economic Naturalist?s Field Guide: Common Sense Principles for Troubled Times, will be published in May.

We won't return to an economy driven by ever-increasing consumption. But by prioritizing investment and consuming less, we just might end up living better. Read more


Rising inequality reflects the growing importance of winner-take-all markets. Read more

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