Examining the Candidates' Proposals from an "EconomistMom" Perspective

My first post on BlogHer!  I'm a Ph.D. economist who's worked on federal fiscal policy issues for over 20 years, and I'm also a mom of four kids (ages 9 to 16).  I recently decided to leave my fairly prominent position on Capitol Hill so I could have more time with my kids before they grow up and leave home! ...more