Faculty in the News

Department of Economics faculty articles, blogs or interviews with the media. Please note that opinions don't necessarily reflect those of the Department or the University.

2018

August 6, 2018
"Apple's trillion-dollar milestone 'symbolic' of Silicon Valley boom, says local economist"
Fred Foldvary, Silicon Valley Business Journal (subject to subscription)

July 28, 2018
"Red Flags That Indicate A Real Estate Market Crash"
Fred Foldvary, Forbes

July 20, 2018
"Kamala Harris proposes federal tax credits for renters"
Fred Foldvary, ABC 7 News

June 26, 2018
"EpiPen Pricing Controversy Reveals Ignorance about Market Competition"
Raymond March, Foundation for Economic Education

June 21, 2018
"Dear Congress, Please Don’t Keep Up with the Kardashians!"
Raymond March, Independent Institute, The Beacon

June 19, 2018
"
FDA Moves Closer to Approving Ecstasy"
Raymond March, Independent Institute, The Beacon

June 18, 2018
"
Right-to-Try Law Signed!"
Raymond March, Independent Institute, The Beacon

June 1, 2018
"The FDA Should Quit Regulating Nicotine Cold Turkey"
Raymond March, Sun Sentinel

May 3, 2018
"Curing Diseases is Sustainable, Government in Healthcare is NOT"
Raymond March, Independent Institute, The Beacon

April 25, 2018
"FDA Issues First Mandatory Recall for Contaminated Food"
Raymond March,  Independent Institute, The Beacon

April 18, 2018
"FDA Restricts Sale of Contraceptive Device"
Raymond March,  Independent Institute, The Beacon

April 5, 2018
"FDA Cracks Down on Online Eye-Exam Company"
Raymond March, Independent Institute, The Beacon

April 3, 2018
"The FDA Plans to Regulate Nicotine in Cigarettes"
Raymond March, Independent Institute, The Beacon

March 16, 2018
Opinion: SB 827 helps solve Bay Area housing, traffic challenges
Why California should stop letting cities block housing development near public transit
Tom Means and Emily Hamilton, The Mercury News

March 8, 2018
Phone interview about President Trump's proposed tariffs
Fred Folvary KTVU-TV Fox 2 News

February 28, 2018
"Politics Is Costing Lives by Delaying Right-to-Try Legislation"
Raymond March, Independent Institute, The Beacon

February 22, 2018
"Some Palo Alto Residents with six-figure incomes identify themselves as middle class"
Fred Folvary abc7 news

February 15, 2018
"Misdiagnosing Right-to-try Laws"
Raymond March, Independent Institute, The Beacon

February 13, 2018
"Right-to-try Laws the Right Way to Save More Lives"
Raymond March, The Hill

February 8, 2018
"Another Tumultuous Day on Wall Street"
Justin Rietz, KTVU news

February 7, 2018
"Markets Provide Care for an Aging Population"
Raymond March, Independent Institute, The Beacon

January 11, 2018
"Medical Apps: Improving Healthcare on a Global Scale"
Raymond March, Independent Institute, The Beacon

2017

December 16, 2017
"Ecstasy Is Now Being Used to Treat PTSD"
Raymond March, Foundation for Economic Education

December 11, 2017
"Telemedicine: Answering the Call of Those Who Need it Most"
Raymond March, RealClear Health

December 11, 2017
"Hurricane disaster relief? There's an app for that | Opinion"
Raymond March, Sun Sentinel

November 7, 2017
"Right to try laws offer hope for the terminally ill"
Raymond March, The Hill

November 2, 2017 
"Medical Innovation--Not Government--can Ease the Pain of Opioid Abuse"
Raymond March, RealClear Health

October 9, 2017
"Thousands of Wine Country wildfire claims jolt insurers, pose thorny challenges for homeowners"
Lydia Ortega, Mercury News