Experts

Burton Abrams



Abrams,Burton

Professor

Economics


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Areas of Expertise

  • Work focuses on banking regulations and monetary policy.
  • Examines the effect of government policies on economic growth. Abrams conducts cost-benefit analyses of government programs. Has written recent journal articles examining federal stimulus programs, including "cash for clunkers" and appliance rebates.
  • Past work includes evaluating the economic performance of U.S. senators and representatives. Has investigated the influence of political pressures on the Federal Reserve, even reviewing the Nixon tapes for evidence of pressure from the White House.
  • Has consulted for the Federal Trade Commission.

Contact Information

302-831-1900

abramsb@udel.edu