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re: The President’s debt tweet

For the classes I teach at Stanford's Graduate School of Business I make my students write policy memos to a friend or family member as if that person was a Member of Congress. I have done the same here. These memos are similar in style to those I used to write for [...]

By | Saturday, 25 February 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on re: The President’s debt tweet

Jobs, jobs, jobs. And also…

Last Tuesday President-elect Trump said, “My Administration will be focused on three very important words: jobs, jobs, jobs.” Mr. Trump emphasizes geography: American policies should encourage economic growth “right here in America.” Nothing wrong with that. He follows a hallowed tradition of politicians emphasizing jobs and talking about the number [...]

By | Monday, 19 December 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Jobs, jobs, jobs. And also…

How much advice does the president need? A simple example

How much advice does the president need? Should the president rely on just one person for advice on a straightforward policy question, or delegate a decision to a single person? Challenge #1: Any policy problem difficult enough to make it to the president’s desk is usually multidimensional. Challenge #2: The work of [...]

By | Saturday, 17 December 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on How much advice does the president need? A simple example

What is a White House policy council?

What is a White House policy council and what does it do? The President needs someone physically close to him whom he trusts to answer policy questions as they arise. When he has to make a policy decision someone has to get him all the information he needs to make [...]

By | Thursday, 15 December 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on What is a White House policy council?

The Trump tariff and the dumb market

Imagine five American firms, each of which lays off New York workers. Firms 1, 2, and 3 close their New York widget factories. Firm 1 builds a new widget factory in Mexico. Firm 2 builds a new widget factory in South Carolina. Firm 3 does not set up a new [...]

By | Tuesday, 13 December 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Trump tariff and the dumb market

What are the most powerful policy jobs in the White House?

Yesterday I explained why presidents don’t delegate more policy decision-making power to their cabinet. Instead the president makes the big decisions, supported by his White House staff. This makes the White House staff powerful. Now let’s peek inside the White House. What are the most powerful policy jobs in the [...]

By | Thursday, 8 December 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on What are the most powerful policy jobs in the White House?
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