James Pethokoukis

Summers speculation roundup

September 22, 2010

Place your bets!


Following are economists that have been mentioned as potential replacements for Summers as director of the White House National Economic Council.

More on Larry Summers leaving the White House

September 22, 2010

A few additional thoughts about Larry Summers leaving the White House and going back to Harvard:

The departure of Larry Summers

September 22, 2010

So who is going to replace Larry Summers over at the White House? My Reuters colleagues list a number of options. I have come up with a number of my own over at Twitter. (The WH would love a female CEO as director of the National Economic Council, methinks.) Anyway, here is my Reuters Breakingviews column on the the impending Summers exit: