Media Coverage


12 May, Reuters, "Different this time? Trump candidacy could weigh on Fed thinking"

11 May, CATO Research, "Economic Policy Uncertainty and the Credit Channel in the United States: Evidence over Several Decades"

10 May, Financial Times, "Brexit blamed for surge in uncertainty"

7 April, Bloomberg, "Vitriolic Presidential Rhetoric Curbing Economic Uncertainty"

16 February, Review of Financial Studies, "A New Look at the Financial Consequences of Economic Policy Uncertainty"

6 January, Gulf News, "Debunking the secular stagnation myth for good"


29 December, Bloomberg, "Don't Blame Uncertainty for the Slow Recovery"

23 December, CATO, "U.S. Secular Stagnation?"

13 November, Financial Times, "The definition of recession needs a rethink"

2 November, Forbes, "Congress Averts Another Standoff By Raising Debt Ceiling In Bipartisan Agreement, Tackling Gridlock"

25 September, Business Insider, "Nobody cares about the looming US government shutdown"

21 September, Becker Friedman Institute, "Investigating How Uncertainty Moves Markets, Models, and Governance"

23 April, Wall Street Journal, "The Eurozone Stock Rally Has Legs"

6 April, National Review, "Age of uncertainty"

10 March, Capital Ideas, "Why words are the new numbers"

5 February, Wall Street Journal, "Wobbly Policies Make For a Shaky Economy"


12 November, StoryFirst Media, "The Dog that Barked"

8 October, Wall Street Journal, "Is Partisan Conflict Really at a Four-Year Low? A New Fed Index Says Yes"

23 September, Capital Ideas, "What is policy uncertainty?"

23 September, Capital Ideas, "The price of policy uncertainty"

18 August, Forbes, "After New Keynesian Economics"

1 August, Washington Post, "The little-known FRED charts that reveal the state of the U.S. economy"

6 July, India Business Standard, "A change for revival"

2 July, Wall Street Journal, "The Failure of Macroeconomics"

19 June, Investors Chronicle, "Quantifying political uncertainty"

8 June, Business Standard, "Prodding the capex cycle"

25 April, CXO Advisory, "Economic Policy Uncertainty and the Stock Market"

25 April, FiveThirtyEight, "Economic 'Uncertainty' Is Trending Down"

7 April, Bloomberg, "Investment Jump Seen From Macy's to Berkshire After 2013 Fizzle"

4 April, Barrons, "Capital Spending Boom?"

16 March, Wall Street Journal, "Business Finds New Reason for Optimism"

25 February, LiveMint/WSJ, "The high cost of policy uncertainty"

23 February, LiveMint/WSJ, "India's TINA moment"

3 February, Real Clear Markets, "Obama Offered Platitudes Over Real Economic Solutions"

16 January, Fortune, "You can be sure that policy uncertainty is here to stay"

6 January, Wall Street Journal, "Blame Polarization for Tepid Economic Growth?"

6 January, In the Capital, "American Economic Association Meeting: Economists Discuss the Economic Impacts of Political Polarization "


13 December, The Corner, "U.S.: Stumbling Toward Fiscal Stability"

19 November, Bloomberg, "Record S&P Shows Investors Unfazed by U.S. Gridlock: Economy"

26 October, Augusta Chronicle, "Common sense points the way to real economic recovery"

25 October, BBC, "Uncertainty and the business of growth"

24 October, New York Times, "A Very Expensive Tea Party"

17 October, New York Times, "What A Drag"

17 October, USA Today, "Political uncertainty keeps slowing economy's rise"

16 October, BBC, "Fed's 'beige book' shows the cost of policy uncertainty"

16 October, The Economist, "Stormy Seas"

13 October, Bloomberg, "U.S. Policy Uncertainty Spikes on Debt Debate"

12 October, The Economist, "The struggle continues"

9 October, Daytona News Journal, "Don't wait on the debt limit"

7 October, Wall Street Journal, "Secondary Sources: Uncertainty, News and Market, Financial Literacy"

3 October, CNBC, "Now you're worried, fears rise on credit default"

3 October, LA Times, "Don't wait on the debt limit"

3 October, Seeking Alpha, "Shutdown 2013: Quantifying Political Risk"

2 October, Bloomberg, "Steve Jobs Never Worried About the Debt Ceiling"

2 October, Chicago Tribune, "The economic cost of stalemate"

2 October, The Australian, "Policy wobbles found to inflict greatest harm"

26 September, Wall Street Journal, "Failure to Raise the Debt Ceiling Would Be 'Catastrophic'"

25 September, Wall Street Journal, "Policy Uncertainty Paralyzes the Economy"

12 September, VOX, "How to make Europe's incipient recovery durable: End policy uncertainty"

12 September, New York Times, "Uncertain at the OECD"

6 August, New York Times, "Another Bad Story Bites the Dust"

5 August, Washington Post, "'Uncertainty' isn't a problem anymore"

10 June, Bloomberg, "Next Debt-Ceiling Histrionics Could Do Real Harm"

5 June, Wall Street Journal, "Uncertainty, Youth Unemployment, Inflation"

5 June, Washington Post, "The era of 'uncertainty' may be over. Will a growth boom begin?"

22 May, Forbes, "Sinful Broker Denial And How An Index Ends It"

2 May, New Republic, "Political Paralysis Makes Us Poorer"

1 May, Time, "Austerity Strikes Back: Budget Hawks Regroup After the Reinhart/Rogoff Affair"

30 April, Washington Post, "The studies behind austerity are weak. The study behind 'uncertainty' is worse."

28 April, Wall Street Journal, "Uncertainty Is the Enemy of Recovery"

23 April, MSN, "Why Is This Global Recovery Different?"

8 March, Washington Post, "U.S. economy adds jobs but braces for cuts"

8 March, Washington Post, "Could the hero behind today's good jobs numbers be . the fiscal cliff deal?"

4 March, NPR, "US Economy Hamstrung By Washington's Brinksmanship"

15 February, Canadian Business, "Death by Deadline"

13 February, New York Times, "Small Businesses Still Struggle, and That's Impeding a Recovery"

13 February, Globe and Mail, "Policy uncertainty in the U.S. is constraining Canadian prosperity"

2 February, Investor's Business Daily, "Flagging Economy Reflects 'Policy Uncertainty'"

1 February, Bloomberg, "Jobs Report Suggests Employers Are Ignoring Congress"

30 January, Wall Street Journal, "Does Uncertainty Matter?"

24 January, New York Times, "The Debt Ceiling and Playing With Fire"

23 January, Economist, "Uncertainty and unemployment"

23 January, Bloomberg, "United States of Crisis Seen Costing Jobs, Wasting Money"

23 January, Street Talk Live, "Chart Of The Day: Economic Policy Uncertainty"

18 January, Washington Post, "Last debt ceiling debate indicates more economic hurt likely as another fight looms"

15 January, Vancouver Sun, "Obama government poses risks to Canada"

15 January, Financial Post, "Canada under Obama: Era of uncertainty"

15 January, Washington Post, "Economists: Don't mess around with the debt ceiling!"

3 January, Time, "Why Economists Are United in Their Dislike of the Fiscal Cliff Deal"

3 January, New York Times, "The Supreme Court and the Next Fiscal Cliff"


19 December, Forbes, "Contrarian Buy Signals"

18 December, Chicago Tribune, "Analysis: U.S. policy gridlock holding back economy? Maybe not"

15 December, Barrons, "Half-Right or Half-Baked?"

5 December, Wall Street Journal, "Capital: Calculating Uncertainty's Cost"

3 December, Reuters, "'Fiscal cliff' worries? Could be worse, index shows"

26 November, Fiscal Times, "Fiscal Cliff Causes National Nervous Breakdown"

15 November, Rosbalt, "Uncertainty as an exact science"

13 November, Investors Chronicle, "Cliff hopes"

7 November, Investors Chronicle, "Fiscal cliff looms after Obama win"

6 November, Financial Times, "Economics must heed political risk"

5 November, Dealbook, "The Election Won't Solve All Puzzles"

5 November, MoneyNews, "Effect of Policy Uncertainty on the Economy"

29 October, VOX, "Economic recovery and policy uncertainty in the US"

23 October, Yahoo Finance, "'Era of Uncertainty' May Be Drawing to a Close"

22 October, Financial Times, "Is 'uncertainty' really that big a deal?"

3 October, Idaho Statesman, "Don't be misled by the stock market's Fed-inflated highs"

21 Sept, Washington Post, "Uncertainty and unemployment"

17 Sept, Bloomberg, "Will there be a recession in 2013?"

31 August, Bloomberg, "Bernanke Remarks at Jackson Hole Symposium"

20 August, The New Republic, "New Proof That Business Elites Have Placed Their Bets on the Wrong Party"

19 August, Financial Times, "The plague of economic uncertainty"

17 August, CS Monitor, "Looming 'fiscal cliff' is hurting US economy now, economists warn"

17 August, Fox News, "The Rocky Balboa Recovery"

13 August, Seeking Alpha, "Expect Volatility In Asset Markets With High Economic Policy Uncertainty"

12 August, SouthWest Times Record, "Commentary: Certainty Index: Uncertainty Bound To Continue"

11 August, Barrons, "A Gift Horse No One Wants to Ride"

10 August, New York Times, "Culture Of Fraud"

10 August, Wall Street Pit, "Fed Uncertainty"

9 August, The Atlantic, "It's the Economy, Not the Uncertainty, Stupid"

8 August, Washington Post, "How do we know if we have a policy uncertainty problem?"

7 August, US News and World Report, "Bad News Pushes Stocks.Higher?"

7 August, Washington Post, "Romney has a new economic white paper. Here's what he left out."

1 August, Forbes, "To Fix The U.S. Economy, Let's First Kill All The Uncertainty"

1 August, Wall Street Journal, "Glenn Hubbard: The Romney Plan for Economic Recovery"

31 July, Bloomberg, "Ghost Of 2008 Haunts Fed As Companies Take Short View On Risk"

30 July, US News and World Report, "How Washington is Wrecking the Economy"

27 July, Business Insider, "The Economic Policy Uncertainty Index Suggests Stocks Will Be Cheap For A While"

26 July, Seeking Alpha, "Economic Policy Uncertainty, Recession Concerns And Financial Stress"

18 July, The Economist, "Pointless, painful uncertainty"

17 July, Bloomberg, "Hubbard Prefers Cutting Uncertainty to More Stimulus"

17 July, Boston Globe, "Uncertainty on taxes has a high cost for US economy"

12 July, Washington Post, "Why Taxmaggedon is already upon us, in two charts"

12 July, New York Times, "Fear of Year-End Fiscal Stalemate May Be Having Effect Now"

6 July, CNBC, "Can DC Fix the Economy?"

3 July, Christian Science Monitor, "Is Congress to blame for a downshifting US economy?"

28 June, Commercial Observer, "European Recession, the American Fiscal Cliff and Commercial Mortgage Lending"

22 June, Richmond Federal Reserve, "Playing the Waiting Game"

22 June, Reuters, "In Washington, uncertainty the only sure thing"

21 June, Wall Street Journal, "What Yogi Berra Can Teach Winner of Presidential Race"

20 June, USA Today, "Financial outlook depends on elections around the world"

20 June, Wall Street Journal, "Rocky Balboa Recovery, Foreigner House Purchases, Job Openings, Charting Economic History"

19 June, NBR, "Uncertainty Plays a Huge Part in U.S. Job Market"

19 June, Bloomberg, "Economic-Policy Doubts Cast A Pall Over Stocks"

19 June, Bloomberg, "U.S. Stocks Advance As Fed Begins Two-Day Meeting"

16 June, The Economist, "Dithering in the dark"

15 June, Bloomberg, "ECB Deposit Rate Of 0% Said To Be No Obstacle To Lower Benchmark"

14 June, The Economist, "Why so much uncertainty?"

13 June, US News, "CBO Chief: Do-Nothing Congress Stalling The Economy"

12 June, Neue Zurcher Zeitung, "America's gaze into the abyss"

11 June, National Journal, "Three Iron Truths of the (Not-Fine) Recovery"

9 June, The Austin Statesman, "In pursuit of jobs, should Austin keep target on California?"

6 June, The Fiscal Times, "How Uncertainty Affects the Economy"

6 June, The Fiscal Times, "Business to Lawmakers: Stop the Uncertainty"

2 June, Andalusia Star News, "Uncertainty undermines economy"

28 May, Bloomberg, "The Truth About Uncertainty Is That It's (Mostly) Untrue"

17 May, Wall Street Pit, "The Economic Implications of Quantifying Policy Uncertainty"

15 May, Wall Street Pit, "More Evidence on What Is Holding the Economy Back"

14 May, CNBC, "Macroeconomic Policy Driving Market Volatility"

14 May, CNBC, "Greece Will Leave Eurozone"

30 April, Wall Street Journal, "Secondary Sources: Government Investment, Policy Uncertainty, Falling Oil"

29 April, The New Republic, "The Blind Spot in Romney's Economic Plan"

1 March, American Progress, "The High Cost of Boehnernomics"

23 February, CNN, "How Congress is Killing the Recovery"

16 February, CentrePiece, "Policy Uncertainty: A New Indicator"

9 February, TAP, "Has Policy Stability Ended the 'Bathtub' Recession?"

7 February, Business Insider, "How Policy Shocks Like The 2011 Debt Ceiling Debate Cost The U.S. Millions Of Jobs"

7 February, iStockAnalyst, "Quantifying Economic Policy Uncertainty"

7 February, Washington Post, "Uncertainty's down and the economy's back up"

6 February, Corrierre Della Sera, "Paradossi Aziende Ricche di Cash"

30 January, Free Enterprise, "Oiling the Innovation Machine"

22 January, Handelsblatt, "The Great Uncertainty"

21 January, Journal Sentinel, "Adding Uncertainty to These Uncertain Times"

17 January, Politico, "How Congress can hurt the economy"

14 January, Barron's, "Here's How to Profit"



21 December, Wall Street Journal, "Want Growth? Try Stable Tax Policy"

29 November, Cleveland Federal Reserve, "Economic Policy Uncertainty and Small Business Expansion"

13 October, New York Times, "Varieties of Uncertainty"

5 October, Bloomberg, "Policy Uncertainty Is Choking Recovery"