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Max B. Saw­icky

Max B. Saw­icky

Max B. Saw­icky is a Senior Research Fel­low at the Cen­ter for Eco­nom­ic and Pol­i­cy Research (CEPR​.net).

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Biden's Student Debt Relief Plan Is Very Good Economic Policy

The critics are wrong—canceling student debt will actually help ease inflation and benefit working-class borrowers.

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The Manchin-Approved Budget Bill Is No Progressive Panacea But It's a Hell of a Lot Better Than Nothing

Democrats' new reconciliation deal is far from what progressives wanted. But it could still curb climate change, advance fairness in the U.S. tax system—and boost the party's chances in the midterms.

Max B. Saw­icky ·


Most Price Increases From Inflation Have Gone to Corporate Profits

The inflation panic is causing some Democrats to pivot from social spending to deficit reduction. That's exactly the wrong approach.

Max B. Saw­icky ·


What This $3.5 Trillion 'Build Back Better' Battle Is Really About

Don't believe misleading media coverage of the standoff in Congress. Here’s what’s actually going on.

Max B. Saw­icky ·


A Tale of Two Presidencies: Biden's First 100 Days

When it comes to economic issues, the Biden administration has shown some surprising progressivism. On foreign policy, not so much.

Max B. Saw­icky ·


Biden Needs to Spend Big—And Fast. Here Are 4 Immediate Priorities.

Forget about the debt. Boosting the economy and sending people money isn’t just good policy, it’s smart politics.

Max B. Saw­icky ·

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