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Posts From Steven Pressman

Steven Pressman

Steven Pressman

Poor and middle-income families need a better way than 529s to save for college

The real reason so few families use 529 plans, however, is that they don’t actually make college more affordable.

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Why Wall Street is like a used car lot

As the New York Stock Exchange marks its bicentennial, it is worth asking, what do stock markets actually do?

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Yellen’s Fed faces a tricky rates dilemma in 2017 that may end up tripping up Trump

The important takeaway from the first interest rate hike of 2016 is that it’s not clear what the Fed will do next year.

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What Donald Trump’s surprise victory means for the economy and business

Steven Pressman and three other economists weigh in on 2016 election results.

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Why inequality is the most important economic challenge facing the next president

Dealing with the problem of inequality will actually make America great, rather than simply irate.

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