Pro-Israel heavyweights press hard for 2 states
In the last 18 months or so, the Israel Policy Forum has signed to its board Alan Solow and Robert Sugarman, past chairmen of the Presidents Conference, the Jewish community's foreign policy umbrella group. Sugarman also is a past president of the ADL.
Bernie, Barney, And Other Brooklyn Jewish Old-Timers
The Jewish Press
Four Nobel laureates were Madison graduates: Stanley Cohen (class of 1939, medicine), Robert Solow (class of 1940, economics), Gary Becker (class of 1948, economics), and Martin Perl (class of 1941, physics). Other distinguished Madison Jewish ...
Technology is changing how we live, but it needs to change how we work
The legendary growth economist Robert Solow quipped, "You can see the computer age everywhere but in the productivity statistics." It didn't stay that way for long: The IT revolution powered a productivity boom from 1995 to 2004. The lesson here is ...
Keynesian revolution and the Monetarist counter-revolution
The Express Tribune
Keynesian Nobel Laureate Robert Solow remarked: “Since I find the fundamental framework [of Chicago economists Lucas & Sargent] ludicrous … I respond by laughing.” Financial liberalisation together with repeal of Keynesian economics had exactly the ...