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Peter Morici

Professor, Smith School of Business, University of Maryland

Peter Morici is a professor at the Smith School of Business, University of Maryland, and former Chief Economist at the U.S. International Trade Commission.

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  • Morici: What Today’s GDP Report Really Says Friday, 30 Jul 2010 | 10:56 AM ET

    The White House is pumping sunshine—the economy is in tough shape. Fourth quarter GDP numbers show the economy is not growing fast enough to create jobs and bring down unemployment.

  • Morici: Obama and Pelosi's Reckoning Monday, 26 Jul 2010 | 10:25 AM ET
    President Barack Obama and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi

    Maybe common folk who vote and earn a living in the real world know something Ivy League professors living off endowment income and advising presidents can't fathom. Reckless, unproductive government spending, higher taxes and regulations that accomplish little but to raise costs, kill investment, drive jobs offshore, and destroy prosperity.

  • Presidential speech pedistal

    Eighteen months in office, President Obama should be evaluated on what he accomplished. On the President’s watch, unemployment has jumped from 7.7 to 9.5 percent, the jobless count has increased 2.7 million, and 3.4 million more Americans have quit looking for work altogether.