Peter Morici

Professor Peter Morici, of the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland, is a recognized expert on economic policy and international economics. Prior to joining the university, he served as director of the Office of Economics at the U.S. International Trade Commission. He is the author of 18 books and monographs and has published widely in leading public policy and business journals, including the Harvard Business Review and Foreign Policy. Morici has lectured and offered executive programs at more than 100 institutions, including Columbia University, the Harvard Business School and Oxford University. His views are frequently featured on CNN, CBS, BBC, FOX, ABC, CNBC, NPR, NPB and national broadcast networks around the world.

 

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Recent Articles By The Author

Sen. Chuck Schumer Is Perpetrating a Con Job on the Middle Class

Sen. Chuck Schumer Is Perpetrating a Con Job on the Middle Class

The Democratic senator's call for more big government to halt the decline of the middle class rings hollow.

Here's Why the Bull Market Still Has a Lot More Room to Run

Here's Why the Bull Market Still Has a Lot More Room to Run

A case for the S&P 500 Index zooming past 2500

President Obama's Peculiar View of Economics and the Law

President Obama's Peculiar View of Economics and the Law

Here's how the president twists facts, economics and law to suit his policy agenda.

Obama Continues to Sell Out U.S. Workers for Political Gain

Obama Continues to Sell Out U.S. Workers for Political Gain

Obama is too worried about Democratic fortunes for 2016 to focus on jobs.

How the GOP Congress Could Still Accommodate Obama’s Agenda

How the GOP Congress Could Still Accommodate Obama’s Agenda

The new GOP majority in Congress should take up the president's issues, but give them a conservative twist to promote investment and jobs.

Why Unemployment Is Still Much Worse Than the Numbers Are Showing

Why Unemployment Is Still Much Worse Than the Numbers Are Showing

Job creation continues, but there's hardly anything else worth bragging about.

What Republicans Need to Do to Jump-start Jobs and the Economy

What Republicans Need to Do to Jump-start Jobs and the Economy

Here are some ways the Republicans in Congress can show they can move the economy forward and govern responsibly.

Stocks Are Zooming but Valuations Suggest It's Not Over Yet

Stocks Are Zooming but Valuations Suggest It's Not Over Yet

Stocks have recovered and still have plenty of room on the upside.

Electing a GOP Senate Won’t Fix What’s Broken in Washington

Electing a GOP Senate Won’t Fix What’s Broken in Washington

A GOP victory won't fix the structural problems holding back the U.S. economy or its lowering living standards.

To Combat Inequality, Expand Vocational Training, Cut College Enrollments

To Combat Inequality, Expand Vocational Training, Cut College Enrollments

Vocational training is a better investment than college for many young people. Here's why.