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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The shift to the digital economy is among the many reasons that US stocks will continue to rise, says economist Peter Morici.
In the end of this Greek drama it will be Germany, not Greece, that will be the biggest loser, says Peter Morici.
Greece should vote "no" on the European deal to extend its bailout—the best solution is for creditors to take a haircut, says Peter Morici.
Greece will never be able to repay all it owes—and the sooner its creditors accept that, the better for everyone, says Peter Morici.
The 223k jobs created in April was weaker than the 2014 average. And that puts the Fed in a tough spot, says economist Peter Morici.
The nuclear deal struck with Iran will prove unenforceable for one reason — economics, says Peter Morici.
The tax system is unfair, it kills jobs, and gives some an unfair advantage. It's time to ax the income tax, says Peter Morici.
Germany has been sacking Greece and other Mediterranean economies for years, and the Hellenic revolt against austerity is overdue, says Peter Morici.