Feliciano School of Business professor in the Department of Economics, Dr. David Axelrod, shares his insights and opinions on the question: Do we need a phase 4 stimulus plan?
As the Senate Republicans and House Democrats are debating the cost and measures needed in the next stimulus plan, Dr. Axelrod compares the previous plans and outlines his recommendation for the upcoming package.
Dr. Axelrod received his Ph.D. in Economics from Rutgers University in 1990, with the dissertation Three Essays on Latency in Economics and Decision Making. He has taught at Montclair State University as an adjunct professor since 2013. Previously, he worked in finance for twenty years as an economist, consultant and actuarial analyst, including positions with Falcon Management, Volvo Finance, and Crum & Forster. He has also produced research in health economics, and the nature of choice and well-being. Dr. Axelrod provides holonomic consultation and workshops. He plays electric bass and has released over a dozen albums of original music.