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

Ouch, the Bill for ObamaCare Coming Due

Ouch, the Bill for ObamaCare Coming Due

Heath care spending waste and abuse exceeds the entire defense budget.

Jobs Number Tanks, a Sign That Obama's Policies Are Failing

Jobs Number Tanks, a Sign That Obama's Policies Are Failing

As the economy slows, the jobs report disappoints.

How Washington's Political Corruption Slows Growth, Kills Jobs

How Washington's Political Corruption Slows Growth, Kills Jobs

The jobs picture remains poor thanks to self-dealing in Washington.

U.S. Tax Policy, Obama Agenda Chase Burger King North of the Border

U.S. Tax Policy, Obama Agenda Chase Burger King North of the Border

Burger King's planned acquisition of Tim Horton's is driven by business considerations, but U.S. tax policies are behind its decision to set up Canadian headquarters.

Where to Invest With Stocks Trading Near Record Highs

Where to Invest With Stocks Trading Near Record Highs

Even at record highs, stocks are still a good bet for ordinary investors.

High Taxes, Abusive Enforcement Causing Businesses, Citizens to Flee America

High Taxes, Abusive Enforcement Causing Businesses, Citizens to Flee America

When taxes and enforcement become too tough, companies and people vote with their feet.

July Jobs Growth Disappoints and Real Unemployment Hangs at 18%

July Jobs Growth Disappoints and Real Unemployment Hangs at 18%

An improving GDP has not lowered unemployment for ordinary Americans.

Why Stocks -- Even at Record Highs -- Could Rise Another 25%

Why Stocks -- Even at Record Highs -- Could Rise Another 25%

There's a case for the S&P 500 Index hitting 2500.

Paul Ryan’s Entitlement Reforms Offer an Elixir for the Poor

Paul Ryan’s Entitlement Reforms Offer an Elixir for the Poor

Here's why Ryan's plan would help fight poverty, buy why Democrats don't want that.

Downing of Plane in Ukraine Highlights U.S., European Weakness

Downing of Plane in Ukraine Highlights U.S., European Weakness

Soft economies and big welfare-state spending may end up costing the West its security.