James K. Galbraith
Review: James K. Galbraith Separates Fact from Fairy Tale in Bill White’s America’s Fiscal Constitution
Causes of the Crisis
Editor’s note: These remarks were delivered to a meeting of the Texas Lyceum in Austin on April 3, at a debate between University of Texas professor James Galbraith, an Observer contributing writer, and former Majority Leader Richard Armey, chief instigator … Read More
Government of Big Business, by Big Business, and for Big Business.
In his new book, The Predator State, James Galbraith charts the course of U.S. economic policy over the past 30 years, leading to the disastrous economics of the Bush presidency. Galbraith-an Observer contributing writer and holder of the Lloyd M. … Read More
Katrina and the Public Sector
Katrina and the Public Sector by James K. Galbraith Hurricane Katrina has suddenly ended a 30-year illusion—that the era of big government is over. This illusion began with the New York fiscal crisis in 1975 and the California property tax revolt … Read More