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Josh Barro

Senior editor for Business Insider · wikipedia · twitter

Educated at:

Harvard University

Occupations:

Journalist


Job Guarantee disagreed by Josh Barro
While I favor policies to tighten the labor market, I'm not sure how a job guarantee would work. What if you can't do anything useful? What if you're terrible at your guaranteed job? There are things the government could be doing to foster job creation in recessions — deficit spending, nominal GDP targeting, a higher default level of inflation, countercyclical infrastructure investment — that stri... See More
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