Timothy Taylor

Timothy Taylor

 Timothy Taylor is the Managing editor of the Journal of Economic Perspectives, based at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota, which can be read free on-line courtesy of the American Economic Association; Author of The Instant Economist: Everything You Need to Know About How the Economy Works, published January 2012 by Penguin Books. Available here from Amazon and here from Barnes and Noble; Author of Principles of Economics: Economics and the Economy, a introductory college textbook available from Textbook Media, Inc. Second edition published in 2011; Lecturer for several courses from The Teaching Company includingUnexpected EconomicsEconomics: An IntroductionAmerica and the New Global Economy.

Articles by Timothy Taylor

Property Rights and Rhinos

Black rhinos are critically endangered, but white rhinos have made a comeback. The Conversable Economist examines the institutions affecting population trends.

Do Markets Work for Bees?

President Obama recently proposed a federal strategy to promote honey bee health. But an economic perspective may provide some lessons for the government task force.