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Massachusetts needs a housing moon shot. Ira Jackson, Boston Globe, May 31, 2023.

How U.S. debt-limit drama has hurt the economy. Jason Furman, The Harvard Gazette, May 31, 2023.

How to quench the American West's thirst. Jeffrey Frankel, Project Syndicate, May 29, 2023.

Like It or Not, America Needs Chinese Scientists. Dan Murphy, New York Times, May 25, 2023.

The Healthcare Plan Most People Should Buy—and Why They Don’t. Amitabh Chandra, Wall Street Journal, May 21, 2023.

Investing stages for phages. Eric Evans, The Economist, May 18, 2023.

The DeFi world faces a jarring transition. Jonah Crane, Antonia Weiss, Financial Times, May 15, 2023.

Are the FTC’s tools strong enough for digital challenges? Tom Wheeler, Brookings, May 10, 2023.

Regulatory Submission Characteristics and Recalls of Medical Devices Receiving 510(k) Clearance. Omar Robles, JAMA, May 9, 2023.

It is time Ofgem rose to the challenge of upholding net zero. Chris Skidmore, Financial Times, May 7, 2023.

Could China become like Japan in the early 1990s? William Overholt, The International Economy, May, 2023.

Deep Dive: Enhancing Market Integrity and Investor Protection in Crypto Asset Markets. Jonah Crane, Jonathan Everhart, Antonio Weiss, Bretton Woods Committee's Future of Finance Working Group Brief No. 6, April 2023. 

Artificial intelligence is another reason for a new digital agency. Tom Wheeler, Brookings, April 28, 2023.

Why is federal spending so hard to cut? Recurring debt ceiling fights will only be solved by budget reform. Linda Bilmes, Brookings, April 27, 2023.

Debt Restructuring for Commodity Exporters. Jeffrey Frankel, Project Syndicate, April 25, 2023.

The future of net zero must be local. Chris Skidmore, Ben Houchen, The New England Journal of Medicine, April 25, 2023.

Falling Insulin Prices - What Just Happened? Leemore Dafny, The New England Journal of Medicine, April 19, 2023.

Europe's New Energy Map. Edoardo Campanella, Project Syndicate, April 18, 2023.

Macron is EU's best bet for swaying China on Ukraine. Philippe Le Corre, NIKKEIAsia, April 3, 2023.

Europe’s China Challenge: The Narrow Path for France, Germany, and the EU. Philippe Le Corre, Asia Society, April, 2023.

Can a ‘Basic Bundle’ of Health Insurance Cure Coverage Gaps and Spur Innovation? Amitabh Chandra, Harvard Business School Working Knowledge, March 31, 2023.

Economist Interview. Aparna Mathur, The Interview Portal, March 29, 2023.

Persistent inflation, banking turmoil cloud global economic outlook. Karen Dynan, Peterson Institute for International Economics, March 28, 2023.

London last summer was the trailer for a climate disaster movie. Here’s how to stop that coming true. Sadiq Khan, Chris Skidmore, The Guardian, March 23, 2023.

Fifty Years of Floating Currencies. Jeffrey Frankel, Project Syndicate, March 23, 2023.

U.S. is still living with consequences of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars. Linda Bilmes, Boston Globe, March 20, 2023.

Foreign policy of an anxious adolescent superpower. William Overholt, East Asia Forum, March 17, 2023.

Former CFTC chair and Harvard research fellow: 'We need to make sure the technology of dollar-based payments keeps up'. Timothy Massad, Federal Newswire, March 16, 2023.

More turbulence likely ahead after bank collapses. Lawrence H. Summers, The Harvard Gazette, March 15, 2023.

International student mobility must be a priority for the UK. Chris Skidmore and Lil Bremermann-Richard, The Times, March 9, 2023.

The UK and EU establish positions as regulatory first movers while the US watches. Tom Wheeler, Brookings, March 8, 2023.

Europe's Next Gas Crisis. Edoardo Campanella, Project Syndicate, March 6, 2023.

Britain must leave the Energy Charter Treaty. Chris Skidmore, Financial Times, March 5, 2023.

Study finds vertical integration in medicine is leading to higher costs and worse health outcomes. Soroush Saghafian, HKS coverage, March 3, 2023.

To Fight Inflation, Fed Tightening Should Go Faster and Further. Jason Furman, Wall Street Journal, March 2, 2023.

Perils and Promise Beneath Global Enthusiasm for Thai Baht. Richard Yarrow, Fulcrum: Analysis on Southeast Asia, March 3, 2023.

Can the Phillips curve explain recent wage growth? Alex Domash and Lawrence H. Summers, VoxEU CEPR, February 27, 2023.

The Crusade to Ban ESG Makes No Sense. Jeffrey Frankel, Project Syndicate, February 24, 2023.

The problem with using inclusionary zoning to build affordable housing. Linda Bilmes, The Boston Globe, February 22, 2023.

I helped balance the federal budget in the 1990s – here’s just how hard it will be for the GOP to achieve that same rare feat. Linda Bilmes, The Conversation, February 1, 2023.

The Supreme Court takes up Section 230. Tom Wheeler, Brookings, January 31, 2023.

How the global Pandemic Fund can live up to its great potential. Lawrence H. Summers, Robert Hecht, Shan Soe-Lin, Washington Post, January 30, 2023.

The Brave New World Of Minimum Taxes. Aparna Mathur, IFC, January 25, 2023.

Joe Aldy on the complex economics of the clean energy transition. HKS PolicyCast, January 25, 2023.

Forget debt-ceiling drama. There are bigger, likelier problems. Carmen Reinhart, Harvard Gazette, January 20, 2023.

Why this debt-ceiling fight is different. Jeffrey Frankel, Project Syndicate, January 19, 2023.

Creating a One-Stop Shop for U.S. Aid Programs. Aparna Mathur, Spotlight on Poverty and Opportunity, January 18, 2023.

The Republicans don’t want to fix the IRS. Here’s how to do it anyway. Natasha Sarin and Lawrence H. Summers, Washington Post, January 16, 2023.

The Microchips are Down. Edoardo Campanella, Project Syndicate, January 13, 2023.

Three necessities to regulate ever-evolving artificial intelligence. Ioana Petrescu, The Hill, January 12, 2023.

The Analytics Science Behind ChatGPT: Human, Algorithm, or a Human-Algorithm Centaur? Soroush Saghafian, Public Impact Analytic Science (PIAS), January 10, 2023.

Debt hampers fight against global inflation. Carmen Reinhart, NikkeiAsia. January 5, 2023.

Not too far, not too close: The French way of handling China. Philippe Le Corre, ThinkChina. January 4, 2023.

How coupons keep drugs costly. Leemore Dafny, Harvard Magazine. January/February 2023