Social, political and economic analysis of the Western Hemisphere.


Beat the Press

Dean Baker's commentary on economic reporting.



Blog postings by CEPR staff and updates on the latest briefings and activities at the Center for Economic and Policy Research.


Haiti: Relief and Reconstruction Watch

A blog that tracks multinational aid efforts in Haiti with an eye towards ensuring they are oriented towards the needs of the Haitian people, and that aid is not used to undermine Haitians' right to self-determination.


Director Watch

Putting an end to blankchecks for CEOs

Social Security Monitor

Reporting on misleading statements and lies about Social Security in the media and by politicians and officials.

In addition to the blogs above, we also would like to turn your attention to the following:

The Huffington Post