J. Bradford DeLong Short Biography


J. Bradford DeLong: Department of Economics, U.C. Berkeley #3880, Berkeley, CA 94720-3880; 925 708 0467; delong@econ.berkeley.edu

J. Bradford DeLong is:

J. Bradford DeLong was (during the Clinton administration) a deputy assistant secretary for economic policy at the U.S. Treasury.

His best work extends from business cycle dynamics through economic growth, behavioral finance, political economy, economic history, international finance to the history of economic thought and other topics, including:

“Aftathoughts on NAFTA” (2006),

“America’s Peacetime Inflation: the 1970s” (book chapter, 1997),

"American Fiscal Policy in the Shadow of the Great Depression",

"Asset Returns and Economic Growth".“Did JP Morgan’s Men Add Value?” (book chapter, 1991),

“The Case for Mexico’s Rescue” (1996),

"Equipment Investment and Economic Growth",

“Fiscal Policy in a Depressed Economy” (BPEA, 2012),

“Have Productivity Levels Converged? Productivity Growth, Convergence, and Welfare in the Very Long Run” (AER, 1989),

“Is Increased Price Flexibility Stabilizing?” (AER, 1986),

"Keynesianism, Pennsylvania-Avenue Style",

“Meltdown to Moral Hazard: the International Monetary and Financial Policies of the Clinton Administration” (book chapter, 2001),

“The Melting-Away of North Atlantic Social Democracy”,

“Noise Trader Risk in Financial Markets” (JPE, 1989),

"Princes and Merchants: European City Growth Before the Industrial Revolution",

"Review of Robert Skidelsky (2000), John Maynard Keynes, volume 3, Fighting for Britain", “Should We Fear Deflation?” (BPEA, 1989),

“The Scary Debate Over Secular Stagnation”,

“Speculative Microeconomics for Tomorrow’s Economy” (First Monday, 2000),

“The Survival of Noise Traders in Financial Markets” (JF, 1991), and

"Why Does the Stock Market Fluctuate?".

He can currently be found on the internet at Twitter:@delong, Equitablog, and Grasping Reality. Email him at: email:brad.delong@gmail.com

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