From stimulus strategies to how businesses will fare, research on past downturns can help inform our outlook today.
Researchers: Ravi Jagannathan, Filippo Mezzanotti, Sara Moreira, Jacopo Ponticelli and Scott R. Baker
March 24, 2020
New research points to a counterintuitive new tool to spur spending.
Researchers: Lorenz Kueng, Scott R. Baker, Brian Melzer and Leslie McGranahan
November 1, 2019
Tariffs? Job reports? Oil prices? A new volatility index pinpoints which factors make investors feel uncertain.
Researchers: Scott R. Baker, Nicholas Bloom, Steven J. Davis and Kyle Kost
June 3, 2019
Search data can tell policymakers whether extending unemployment benefits delays job-seeking.
Researchers: Scott R. Baker and Andrey Fradkin
December 5, 2018
Plus, how policymakers can help them manage better.
Researchers: Janice C. Eberly, Lorenz Kueng, Scott R. Baker, Anthony DeFusco and John Mondragon
February 5, 2018
New research shows we aren’t as blasé as economists thought.
Researchers: Scott R. Baker, Stephanie Johnson and Lorenz Kueng
November 2, 2017
Advice from Kellogg faculty experts on starting and running your own business.
Researchers: Scott R. Baker, Sean Johnson, Benjamin F. Jones, David Schonthal, Nicole Staple and Gabriel Vehovsky
May 8, 2017
Even temporary income dips lead to a surprising degree of belt-tightening.
Researchers: Scott R. Baker and Constantine Yannelis
April 4, 2017
Startups should be wary of accepting too much money from angel investors.
Researchers: Scott R. Baker
May 9, 2016
Companies’ reluctance to act in the wake of a country’s economic shock can inhibit growth as much as the original shock itself.
Researchers: Scott R. Baker, Nicholas Bloom and Steven J. Davis
January 30, 2015