My name is Mark Skidmore. Though I am highly educated (Professor/Ph.D.), I am perceived by many to be ignorant and misinformed. I may lose my job, be banned from travelling, eating in restaurants, and attending other public venues because I refuse to convert the new normal.
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Mark Skidmore is Professor of Economics at Michigan State University where he holds the Morris Chair in State and Local Government Finance and Policy. His research focuses on topics in public finance, regional economics, and the economics of natural disasters. Mark created the Lighthouse Economics website and blog to share economic research and information relevant for navigating tumultuous times. View more posts