Dec 25, 2018

The Biggest Economic Developments of 2018

David Beckworth Senior Research Fellow , Chad Reese Former Managing Editor, Heather Long

There are a lot of ways we could wrap up the year, but probably none better than to take a step back, look at 2018, and ask ourselves what the most important economic developments were.

From trade wars to interest rate hikes, inverting yield curves to tax reform implementation, a lot happened this year. We've asked our guests today to be prepared to talk about…well, just about everything.

  • From the Washington Post, we’re joined by economics correspondent Heather Long.
  • And returning to the show, we have David Beckworth. David heads up our monetary policy research here at Mercatus, and is the host of his own wildly successful economics podcast, Macro Musings

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