REUTERS/Lucas Jackson - An electronic board shows the negative moves of the market above the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, June 29, 2015.
More builders and fewer traders: A growth strategy for the American economy
July 1, 2015,
Everyone knows that there are lots of things wrong with the American economy. To name just a few problems: growth has been low and inequality high; the middle class is shrinking and not benefitting from increases in productivity; business investment is down and the financial sector is booming. In this post, William Galston and Elaine Kamarck discuss their strategy for realigning incentives in the American economy for long-term growth.