Newspaper Articles – Robert Genetski

The Fed and the Financial Crisis: More Problems, More Failed Solutions

Editor’s note: Last month, noted economist Robert Genetski explained how top policymakers’ erroneous assumptions led to actions that contributed to the start of the economic crisis.

Cain’s Tax Plan May Work Without a National Sales Tax

Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain has done Republicans and the nation a great service by proposing major changes in the Byzantine way the U.S. collects its revenue.

How Keynesian Economic Theory Contributed to the Financial Crisis

Editor’s Note: This is Part 1 of a two-part series on how mistaken assumptions by top U.S. policymakers have worsened the financial crisis.

Obama Blames the Messenger, Worsens Downturn

Government reaction to the S&P downgrade of US debt took a negative psychological factor and made it even worse.  It did this by showing just how far governments were from addres