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

Five Compromises President Obama Should Embrace to Boost Economy

Five Compromises President Obama Should Embrace to Boost Economy

The president must compromise with a GOP-controlled Senate to avoid recession risks.

Why Europe Must Drop the Euro and Germany Must Abandon Mercantilism

Why Europe Must Drop the Euro and Germany Must Abandon Mercantilism

Europe can't recover with a single currency or with Germany's mercantilist policies.

Don't Panic Ahead of a Rebound as Stocks Are Not Overvalued

Don't Panic Ahead of a Rebound as Stocks Are Not Overvalued

Stocks are not overvalued and this is no time for panic. Stocks would have to be trading at much more than 18 times earnings to be overpriced.

The Fed's Low Interest Rates Enable Washington’s Dysfunction

The Fed's Low Interest Rates Enable Washington’s Dysfunction

The Fed's low interest rates and inflation won't resuscitate U.S. growth.

Google’s Row With France Shows Why Corporate Taxes Are Obsolete

Google’s Row With France Shows Why Corporate Taxes Are Obsolete

Google's row with France shows corporate taxes should be abolished and replaced with value-added taxes.

Unemployed? Here Are 5 Reasons You Can Blame the Obama Administration

Unemployed? Here Are 5 Reasons You Can Blame the Obama Administration

The U.S. economy continues to add jobs at a disappointing pace while federal regulations, trade and energy polices stifle employment growth.

Five Forces that Will Refashion Civilization in the 21st Century

Five Forces that Will Refashion Civilization in the 21st Century

Peter Morici says that reinventing democracy, global migration, re-engineering humans and climate change will reshape civilization.

How U.S. Should Rein in College Tuition, Curb Student Debt

How U.S. Should Rein in College Tuition, Curb Student Debt

We need to bring market forces to bear on colleges to reduce student debt.

If Scotland Votes for Independence, It'll Become Just Like Greece

If Scotland Votes for Independence, It'll Become Just Like Greece

Scots will be worse off if they vote for independence. It's not good economics -- and not much else is at stake.

What Needs to Change in the Global Economy to Defeat Terrorism

What Needs to Change in the Global Economy to Defeat Terrorism

Terrorism feeds on systemic flaws in the global economy.