Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs

News: Finance

Professor Menzie Chinn appeared on C-SPAN to talk about his book, Lost Decades: The Making of America’s Debt Crisis and the Long Recovery.

Professor Menzie Chinn delivers a keynote speech on monetary policy at a conference on October 30th in Geneva.

La Follette School economist Menzie Chinn has received the Leon D. Epstein Distinguished Faculty Research Award from the University of Wisconsin–Madison’s College of Letters & Science.

Economist Menzie Chinn commented in the August 24 Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel on China’s stock market and relations with the United States. He notes that in times of economic instability, calls by presidential candidates for sanctions on China are likely to counterproductive, leading to more global financial turmoil.

2005 alum Alan Paberzs is featured in an article on the Morgridge Center for Public Service.

La Follette School professor Mark Copelovitch weighs in on Greece’s “no” vote on its referendum on the bailout proposals from its international creditors in a new article.

A nonprofit organization has some new ideas for improving its free tax preparation services for low-income individuals and families thanks to an analysis from the La Follette School of Public Affairs.

Ways to help individuals battered by income volatility are outlined in a new report from the La Follette School of Public Affairs.

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Holden discusses financial literacy

Professor emeritus Karen Holden comments on fostering financial literacy on a web site published by a credit card company.

Virginia Andersen, a 2015 graduate of the La Follette School of Public Affairs, is a program analyst with the Wisconsin Legislative Audit Bureau.

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