James Tobin

Type: Person
Name: James Tobin (James R Tobin)
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Lives of Curiosity and Conseuqences

Lessons to be Learned from Wilbur and Orville WrightJust north up the interstate from where we live in Kentucky is the birthplace of aviation. That two brothers, bicycle makers and mechanics, from Dayton, Ohio, forever transformed the manner in which ... [Published Huffington Post - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

The Stock Market's Missing Ingredient

Amid a wealth of potential problems, markets are now close to record highs. Military conflicts in Syria, Iraq, Gaza and Ukraine are an unending source of concern. Domestically, economic growth remains below potential. The civil strife in Ferguson, Missouri, ... [Published Bloomberg View - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

First energy manager named

Continue reading belowThe Marshfield Board of Selectmen has named James Tobin of Plymouth as the town’s first energy manager, a part-time position funded by a one-year, $25,000 grant from the Green Communities Division of the Massachusetts Department ... [Published Boston Globe - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Monopolies’ ills underestimated

IT TAKES "a heap of Harberger triangles to fill an Okun gap", wrote James Tobin in 1977, four years before winning the Nobel Prize in economics. He meant that the big issue in economics was not battling monopolists but preventing recessions and promoting ... [Published BDlive - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

2014 Roosevelt Reading Festival: James Tobin, "The Man He Became: How FDR Defied Polio to Win the Presidency"

About the ProgramJames Tobin examines Franklin D. Roosevelt's life with polio, which he contracted in 1921 at the age of thirty-nine.  He speaks at the 2014 Roosevelt Reading Festival from the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum in Hyde ... [Published Booktv - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Column: Ebola, Polio, FDR, WHO and untested meds

The New York Times on Aug. 10 suggested the current rash of Ebola infections and deaths in West Africa, now having jumped east into Nigeria, started with one two-year-old boy in Guinea.Somewhat similarly, James Tobin, in his book “The Man He Became,” ... [Published The Rye Sound Shore Review - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Monopolies Are No Friend of a Healthy Democracy

'I t takes a heap of Harberger triangles to fill an Okun gap,"wrote James Tobin in 1977, four years before winning the Nobel Prizein economics. He meant that the big issue in economics was notbattling against monopolists but preventing recessions and ... [Published HighBeam Research - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

Water, Water Everywhere and Its Cost

Last week, RTE carried an interesting discussion with Waterford’s City and County Council Chairman James Tobin regarding water quality in the beautiful heritage town of Lismore. Echoing sentiments that have long been expressed by residents in Ferrybank ... [Published Munster Express - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

Word supply in demand for top economic journals

Talk about your inflationary pressures.In the competitive world of economic studies, an article placed in a top-tier publication can easily grab attention, secure funding or win a choice university post for an ambitious academic.This coveted space is ... [Published Washington Times - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 1 reports

Research by Political Science's Tim Büthe, Students Highlighted

Büthe antitrust research featured in Tobin Project newsletter01 August 2014 12:23PMTim Büthe's research with Duke students on trade and antitrust in the global economy featured in Tobin Project newsletterThe Tobin Project for transformative research in ... [Published Duke University - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 2 reports

Meet the Global Market Portfolio -- The 'Optimal Portfolio For The Average Investor'

The Global Market Portfolio is the weighted sum of every asset in the world.  Your investment journey begins and ends here with a single click. In 1958, Nobel economist James Tobin discovered that while there are many portfolios out there in portfolioland, ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Reader recommendation: The Man He Became

Would FDR have become president of the United States if he had never developed polio? In The Man He Became: How FDR Defied Polio to Win the Presidency, James Tobin examines Roosevelt's golden younger years, the onset of illness, the first and nearly disastrous ... [Published Christian Science Monitor - Jul 29 2014]

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The Taper Of QE, And Other Reasons To Be Bullis... [Published Seeking Alpha - Aug 26 2014]
Janet Yellen’s Fed is more revolutionary than B... [Published Quartz - Aug 25 2014]
Lives of Curiosity and Conseuqences [Published Huffington Post - Aug 22 2014]
The Stock Market's Missing Ingredient [Published Bloomberg View - Aug 21 2014]
First energy manager named [Published Boston Globe - Aug 21 2014]
Monopolies’ ills underestimated [Published BDlive - Aug 20 2014]
2014 Roosevelt Reading Festival: James Tobin, "... [Published Booktv - Aug 19 2014]
Monopoly is a bureaucrat’s friend but a democra... [Published Tim Harford - Aug 16 2014]
Column: Ebola, Polio, FDR, WHO and untested meds [Published The Rye Sound Shore Review - Aug 15 2014]
Monopolies Are No Friend of a Healthy Democracy [Published HighBeam Research - Aug 13 2014]
Six bills you'd be surprised almost became law [Published VOX.com - Aug 13 2014]
Water, Water Everywhere and Its Cost [Published Munster Express - Aug 11 2014]
Word supply in demand for top economic journals [Published Washington Times - Aug 07 2014]
Seth Klarman: A Response to Lowenstein’s Search... [Published Value Walk - Aug 05 2014]
Research by Political Science's Tim Büthe, Stud... [Published Duke University - Aug 01 2014]
Noted for Your Morning Procrastination for July... [Published J. Bradford DeLong's Grasping Reality with All ... - Jul 31 2014]
Noted for Your Morning Procrastination for July... [Published Brad DeLong - Jul 31 2014]
Meet the Global Market Portfolio -- The 'Optima... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 30 2014]
Meet the Global Market Portfolio -- The 'Optima... [Published Forbes.com - Jul 30 2014]
Reader recommendation: The Man He Became [Published Christian Science Monitor - Jul 29 2014]
Is U.S. at Immediate Risk of Becoming "Argentin... [Published Brad DeLong - Jul 28 2014]
Is U.S. at Immediate Risk of Becoming "Argentin... [Published J. Bradford DeLong's Grasping Reality with All ... - Jul 28 2014]
Monetarist, Keynesian, And Minskyite Depression... [Published Seeking Alpha - Jul 28 2014]
Monetarist, Keynesian, and Minskyite Depression... [Published Brad DeLong - Jul 27 2014]
Monetarist, Keynesian, and Minskyite Depression... [Published J. Bradford DeLong's Grasping Reality with All ... - Jul 27 2014]
State to pay €470k for former monastery [Published Irish Examiner - Jul 21 2014]
Classics in the Park Presents THE LADY FROM MAX... [Published Broadway World - Jul 19 2014]
Links for 7-19-14 [Published Economist's View - Jul 19 2014]
James Tobin and Aggregate Supply (Implicitly Wo... [Published Paul Krugman - Jul 18 2014]
Navitor Pharmaceuticals closes $23.5 mln Series A [Published PE Hub Blog - Jun 19 2014]
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Monopoly is a bureaucrat’s friend but a democra... [Published Tim Harford - Aug 16 2014]
The challenges from smaller competitors spur the innovations that matter “It takes a heap of Harberger triangles to fill an Okun gap,” wrote James Tobin in 1977, four years before winning the Nobel Prize in economics. He meant that the big issue in ...
Noted for Your Morning Procrastination for July... [Published J. Bradford DeLong's Grasping Reality with All ... - Jul 31 2014]
Over at Equitable Growth -- The Equitablog Nick Bunker: The durability of consumption and economic growth |Washington Center for Equitable Growth Nick Bunker: A post-war history of U.S. economic growth |Washington Center for Equitable Growth ...
Noted for Your Morning Procrastination for July... [Published Brad DeLong - Jul 31 2014]
Over at Equitable Growth -- The Equitablog Nick Bunker: The durability of consumption and economic growth |Washington Center for Equitable Growth Nick Bunker: A post-war history of U.S. economic growth |Washington Center for Equitable Growth ...
Is U.S. at Immediate Risk of Becoming "Argentin... [Published Brad DeLong - Jul 28 2014]
Over at Equitable Growth: I have been waiting to post this until now when there are only twelve months before the end date of my bet with Noah Smith on whether inflation would break 5% over any twelve-month period without a high-pressure labor market. ...
Is U.S. at Immediate Risk of Becoming "Argentin... [Published J. Bradford DeLong's Grasping Reality with All ... - Jul 28 2014]
Over at Equitable Growth: I have been waiting to post this until now when there are only twelve months before the end date of my bet with Noah Smith on whether inflation would break 5% over any twelve-month period without a high-pressure labor ...
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