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.
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.
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.
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.
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.