Michael Spence

Video
Jonathan Tepperman and Michael Spence

An interview with the Nobel Prize-winning economist Michael Spence.

Response
Nov/Dec
2011
Richard Katz; Robert Z. Lawrence; Michael Spence

Is globalization to blame for rising unemployment and income inequality in the United States? Richard Katz and Robert Lawrence argue that other factors are at fault. Perhaps, says Michael Spence -- but the overarching effects of globalization cannot be denied.

Essay
Jul/Aug
2011
Michael Spence

Jobs growth was slow in May, renewing pessimism about the U.S. economy. Spence, a Nobel Prize-winning economist writes that economic growth and employment in the United States have started to diverge, increasing income inequality and reducing jobs for less-educated workers.