Policy writer

Evan Horowitz

Evan Horowitz writes the “Quick Study” column for the Globe, both online and in print. He digs through data to find information that illuminates the policy issues facing Massachusetts and the US.

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EVAN HOROWITZ | QUICK STUDY

Why Donald Trump could save jobs but damage the economy

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When you try to improve the situation in one place, you sometimes make things worse elsewhere.

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

How a Trump-Putin alliance would change the world

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It’s no secret that Donald Trump was the Kremlin’s favored candidate.

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

A recession is coming, and we’re not prepared to deal with it

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Not once in the full sweep of history has the United States gone more than 10 years without a recession.

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A brief guide to what may be a long fight over tax cuts

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In the turmoil surrounding Donald Trump’s move to the White House, one thing at least seems certain: There will be tax cuts.