Todd G. Buchholz is an American economist and author. He is a former senior economic adviser at the White House, a managing director of the $15 billion Tiger hedge fund, and an award-winning economics teacher. His new book is called "Rush: Why You Need and Love the Rat Race."


Features by Todd Buchholz

We can all help Greece avoid default

Commentator Todd Buchholz says we just need to go there on vacation.
Posted In: Europe debt crisis, Greek debt, tourism, Greece

Chasing marijuana users comes at too high a cost

Decriminalizing marijuana could help ease taxpayer burden.
Posted In: marijuana, pot, taxpayers

'Boomerang Generation' hurts the economy

Commentator Todd Buchholz says young adults who return home to live with their parents are sapping the economy of needed vitality.
Posted In: youth, generation y, unemployed, Jobs

The economy is a ball and chain around Obama's ankle

Commentator Todd Buchholz says Americans aren't afraid to fire the president when times are tough.
Posted In: 2012 election, politics

Id, ego, and debt: The Greek bailout

The Greek bailout has a lot to do with the history between Germany and Greece.
Posted In: greek bailout

Getting companies to hire

Small businesses have created thousands of jobs in the last few years. But one aspect of the health care law could prove costly.
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