"Minnesota's Green Groundwork"

For Hill Heat, I described how Minnesota's new Climate Innovation Finance Authority lays the groundwork for integrating climate and industrial policy.

"Another word for 'woke' is 'vigilance'"

For Hill Heat,  I covered House Oversight Republicans' hearing on ESG, part of a coordinated attack on the freedom to invest responsibly.

"State Pension Funds and Climate Risk: A Roadmap for Navigating the Energy Transition"

In this Roosevelt Institute issue brief, co-authored with Lenore Palladino and Kristina Karlsson, I highlighted the risks and costs associated with anti-ESG actions by state policymakers, and laid out a framework for protecting state pensions from climate risk. 

"The climate-induced airline industry meltdown"

In this piece, I describe how a proposal for a federal bailout manager might have allowed for needed corporate restructuring as the airline industry grapples with the climate crisis.

"State and Local Government and the Formation of Green Banks." 

In this paper, co-authored with Professor David Wood and published in partnership with Boulder County, Colorado, I outlined recommendations for how state and local governments should design "green banks" in order to qualify for federal funding authorized by the Inflation Reduction Act. 

"The Borking of America"

For Washington Monthly, I reflected on the prescient testimony of a former West Virginia attorney general against Supreme Court nominee Robert Bork, whose influence over the weakening of antitrust enforcement resonates strongly today. 

"Making the Federal Reserve Fully Public: Why and How"

With economists Andrew Levin and Valerie Wilson, I co-authored this proposal for addressing long-standing governance and transparency problems at the Federal Reserve by making the Fed a fully public institution.