Barro, Robert

Barro, Robert (Joseph)

(1944–  ) economist; born in New York City. His principal contributions include promotion of the "new classical macroeconomics," including business cycles and monetary policy. He joined the faculty of the University of Rochester in 1975.
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References in periodicals archive ?
Barro, Robert J., and Jason Furman (2018) "The Macroeconomic Effects of the 2017 Tax Reform," Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, Spring.
Barro, Robert (1991), "Economic Growth in a Cross Section of Countries", Quarterly Journal of Economics, 106 (2): 404-44.
Barro, Robert (1999), "Human Capital and Growth in Cross-Country Regressions", Swedish Economic Policy Review, 6 (2): 237-77.
Barro, Robert J., Nothing Is Sacred: Economic Ideas for the New Millennium.
Barro, Robert J., and Xavier Sala-i-Martin, (1994), Economic Growth, New York: McGraw-Hill.