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Thompson's Work Published in National Magazine

An article by junior Hal Thompson, Augustana's 2011 Thomas Willing Institute fellow, is featured in the Fall 2011 issue of Financial History, the magazine of the Museum of American Finance.

Wall Street in Widescreen” illustrates how cinema can help define the financial crisis of 2008 for the American public.

Checks and Balances,” by Dr. Robert Wright, Nef Family Chair of Political Economy and director of the Thomas Willing Institute for the Study of Financial Markets, Institutions and Regulations, explores how the budget management tactics of the U.S. government can be divided into three great epochs: the age of surplus; the age of transition; and the age of deficits.