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Raw Story
Both parties have forgotten the lesson of the Great DepressionObama’s package was insufficient, as events would unhappily prove and as the ec
Raw Story / Posted 17 hours ago
Obama’s package was insufficient, as events would unhappily prove and as the economist, journalist, and Nobel Prize winner Paul Krugman kept pointing out, again and again, to no avail. The “recovery” — such as it was — was the “jobless recovery”... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Leap into the known |Mitch McConnell will hold on to the 50 senators he needs. But the mere possibil
Rutland Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Mitch McConnell will hold on to the 50 senators he needs. But the mere possibility that this much cruelty, wrapped in this much fraudulence, might pass is a horrifying indictment of his party. Paul Krugman is a columnist for The New Yo... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
A new memorial for National Mall; Betsy DeVos costs taxpayers as she fails to protect studentsmock. It is something with which we must all take great umbrage, because it has
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
mock. It is something with which we must all take great umbrage, because it has the power to degrade truth itself. Paul Krugman: Predicting the effects of destroying the ACA is much easier than predicting the consequences when it was... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Cap-trade vote, and an obscure rule that harms farmworkers’ familiespious shepherds of a white evangelical community that continues to give an awfu
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
pious shepherds of a white evangelical community that continues to give an awful man a pass for every awful thing he does. Paul Krugman: Previous iterations of Trumpcare were terrible, but this one offered by Mitch McConnell is, incredibly, even... Read more
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Salon.com
Why we need a return to moral politics: The GOP’s health care assault is only the latest exampleplaying to different branches of the conservative movement. Now, however, that
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
playing to different branches of the conservative movement. Now, however, that claim has reached an absurd end, as Paul Krugman pointed out on Twitter. “The thing I keep returning to on the Senate bill is the contrast between the intense... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Cruelty and fraudthey've been fooled. The only question is whether they'll really get away with
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
they've been fooled. The only question is whether they'll really get away with it. We'll find out very soon. ------------v------------ Paul Krugman, who won the 2008 Nobel Prize in economics, writes for the New York Times. Editorial on 07/15... Read more
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Raw Story
Paul Krugman: Republicans are on the brink of completing a long, deadly conRepublican vote to kill the bill. Even more remarkable is that the newest BCRA
Raw Story / Posted 6 days ago
Republican vote to kill the bill. Even more remarkable is that the newest BCRA is even more monstrous than the last. For Paul Krugman, “it’s surpassingly ugly, intellectually and morally.” On Thursday, the New York Times columnist called... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Economy enjoyed strong 2016, but dipped at start of this yeareconomic report was also backed up improving employment figures and tax receipt
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
economic report was also backed up improving employment figures and tax receipts. The CSO, which was accused by economist Paul Krugman of "leprechaun economics" after reporting Ireland's economy grew at 26% in 2015, also issued an alternative... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Medicare For All Is Coming, No Matter What They Saywho are more naïve.Krugman for the Opposition One example of this world-weary
Op-Ed News / Posted 8 days ago
who are more naïve.Krugman for the Opposition One example of this world-weary opposition is a 2016 column by economist Paul Krugman column entitled "Health Reform Realities." Krugman argues that Obamacare is the left's "biggest political... Read more
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Rutland Herald
A three-legged stool |rise in the number of uninsured? The answer is, all of them. After all these y
Rutland Herald / Posted 9 days ago
rise in the number of uninsured? The answer is, all of them. After all these years of denouncing Obamacare, then, Republicans have no idea how to do better. Or, actually, they have no ideas at all. Paul Krugman is a columnist for The New York T... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento’s appalling homeless issue, the right to privacy for some, and Donald Jr.what kind of legal jeopardy Trump’s closest associates, including his eldest so
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 9 days ago
what kind of legal jeopardy Trump’s closest associates, including his eldest son and son-in-law, might eventually face. Paul Krugman: Republicans can’t come up with a non-disastrous alternative to Obamacare because you can’t change any major... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Trump’s refugee ban, Feinstein’s future, and the Legislature’s sort of leftward slantauthoritarianism, discomfort with ethnic and religious differences, and a skept
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 10 days ago
authoritarianism, discomfort with ethnic and religious differences, and a skepticism about the modern project. Paul Krugman: Instead of a new generation of Republicans who don’t push a cruel and mindless agenda of tax cuts for the rich... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Hamilton Hustle - Why Have Liberals Embraced America's Most Reactionary Founder?in New York magazine that American democracy is susceptible, “in stressful time
Zero Hedge / Posted 11 days ago
in New York magazine that American democracy is susceptible, “in stressful times, to the appeal of a shameless demagogue.” Paul Krugman wrote an entire column on why republics end, citing Trump’s violations of political norms. But if you want to... Read more
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The Economic Times
Top events and developments that made news last week - Top newsmakers of the weekNoble-prize-winning American economist Paul Krugman thinks monetary policy is t
The Economic Times / Posted 11 days ago
Noble-prize-winning American economist Paul Krugman thinks monetary policy is too tight in India despite a sharp fall in inflation. Krugman said India’s fiscal policy can afford some expansion to support the country’s GDP. “I don’t know why the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Attack of the Decepticonsjust Donald Trump: The whole GOP has become a post-truth party. And I see no si
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
just Donald Trump: The whole GOP has become a post-truth party. And I see no sign that it will ever improve. ------------v------------ Paul Krugman, who won the 2008 Nobel Prize in economics, writes for the New York Times. Editorial on 07/08... Read more
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Reuters
EU watchdog quizzes ECB's Draghi over ties with G30 bankerssits alongside Bank of England governor Mark Carney and the Bank of Japan's Har
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
sits alongside Bank of England governor Mark Carney and the Bank of Japan's Haruhiko Kuroda, as well as Nobel prize winner Paul Krugman. ECB vice president Vitor Constancio and Sabine Lautenschlaeger, who represents the ECB's supervisory arm on... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Dilip Hiro, Two Impulsive Leaders Fan the Global Flamesgenerations. Less pithy versions of such sentiments were the coin of the realm
Op-Ed News / Posted 14 days ago
generations. Less pithy versions of such sentiments were the coin of the realm of that moment. New York Times columnist Paul Krugman, for instance, reported in March of that year that, "in February 2003, according to Ha'aretz, an Israeli... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Oh! What a lovely trade war |while unorthodox, were just as fraudulent as his promises on health care. In t
Rutland Herald / Posted 15 days ago
while unorthodox, were just as fraudulent as his promises on health care. In this area, as in everything else, he has no idea what he’s talking about. And his ignorance-based policy won’t end well. Paul Krugman is a columnist for The New York Tim... Read more
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The Economic Times
10 facts to know before starting your day on Dyear and 7.7% in FY19, according to forecast released in April. Contrarily, a P
The Economic Times / Posted 15 days ago
year and 7.7% in FY19, according to forecast released in April. Contrarily, a PTI report said Nobel winning economist Paul Krugman has blamed the Modi government's note-ban, hawkish monetary policy of RBI and a strong rupee for the tepid... Read more
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The Economic Times
Demonetisation impact not as bad as some of us thought: Paul Krugman, Nobel LaureateNobel laureate Paul Krugman said he was puzzled by demonetisation and that it w
The Economic Times / Posted 15 days ago
Nobel laureate Paul Krugman said he was puzzled by demonetisation and that it was a blunt instrument to tackle the problem of black money and corruption. He said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s performance is a bit below expectations and called... Read more
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SKY News
UK productivity: Worst decade since Napoleon- productivity growth (again, on a 10 year basis) is at the lowest level since
SKY News / Posted 15 days ago
- productivity growth (again, on a 10 year basis) is at the lowest level since the 1920s. Nobel prize winning economist Paul Krugman once said: "Productivity isn't everything, but in the long run it is almost everything." With worries about the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Paul Krugman blames note-ban, RBI & strong Re for tepid growthModi government's note-ban, hawkish monetary policy of RBI and a strong rupee f
Business Standard India / Posted 15 days ago
Modi government's note-ban, hawkish monetary policy of RBI and a strong rupee for the tepid growth, Nobel winning economist Paul Krugman on Wednesday said the 6 per cent GDP expansion is "disappointing" for a country like India. The noted American... Read more
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Market Watch
Why Putin can’t make Russia great againto realize his strategic ambitions for Russia. Back in 2012, when Putin appear
Market Watch / Posted 15 days ago
to realize his strategic ambitions for Russia. Back in 2012, when Putin appeared onstage with the Nobel laureate economist Paul Krugman at a Moscow bank conference, Russia’s 1998 economic crisis seemed a distant memory. With oil prices well over... Read more
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The Economic Times
Asset quality remains slightly challenging, but things will start getting better in FY18: SBI's Arundhati Bhattacharyain the banking industry. So we need clarity on the timelines. (The SBI Banking
The Economic Times / Posted 16 days ago
in the banking industry. So we need clarity on the timelines. (The SBI Banking and Economics Conclave is taking place on Wednesday and Thursday. The list of distinguished speakers include finance minister Arun Jaitley and Nobel laureate Paul Krugm... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Understanding Republican cruelty |out in the open. So what will happen to this monstrous bill? I have no idea. W
Rutland Herald / Posted 17 days ago
out in the open. So what will happen to this monstrous bill? I have no idea. Whether it passes or not, however, remember this moment. For this is what modern Republicans do; this is who they are. Paul Krugman is a columnist for The New York T... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Crime in Sacramento, ‘health’ care in the U.S. Senate, and money in California politicson health care, too incompetently “led” by its president, to do something that’
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 17 days ago
on health care, too incompetently “led” by its president, to do something that’s big and sweeping, and smart and decent. Paul Krugman: The GOP health care bill amounts to vast suffering imposed on many of our fellow citizens in order to give a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Understanding GOP crueltyit passes or not, however, remember this moment. For this is what modern Republ
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
it passes or not, however, remember this moment. For this is what modern Republicans do; this is who they are. ------------v------------ Paul Krugman, who won the 2008 Nobel Prize in economics, writes for the New York Times. Editorial on 07/01/2... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Putinesque - Beware the Strong Manis a veritable who's who cast of writers, academics and thinkers, from Madelein
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
is a veritable who's who cast of writers, academics and thinkers, from Madeleine Albright, Lionel Shriver, Edward Luce, Paul Krugman and Joyce Carrol-Oates to Rachel Maddow, it lives up to the vision of the original owners, Carla Cohen and... Read more
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Investors Chronicle
Where next for the pound?The economy was (and still is) unbalanced, with the strong pound boosting the C
Investors Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
The economy was (and still is) unbalanced, with the strong pound boosting the City-property ‘nexus’. Nobel laureate Paul Krugman has argued that Britain was suffering from a version of the ‘Dutch disease’, which explains how natural resource... Read more
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Eye Witness News
[OPINION] Zuma and Putin’s ‘strong man’ leadershipline-up is a veritable who’s who cast of writers, academics and thinkers: from
Eye Witness News / Posted 22 days ago
line-up is a veritable who’s who cast of writers, academics and thinkers: from Madeleine Albright, Lionel Shriver, Ed Luce, Paul Krugman and Joyce Carrol-Oates to Rachel Maddow, it lives up to the vision of the original owners Carla Cohen and... Read more
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Newsmax
The Banana Republic of Illinoiswait six months or more to get paid. Back in 2013, then-Gov. Pat Quinn, a Demo
Newsmax / Posted 23 days ago
wait six months or more to get paid. Back in 2013, then-Gov. Pat Quinn, a Democrat, followed the advice of economists like Paul Krugman of The New York Times and raised taxes on the very wealthiest residents of the state. He argued that the... Read more
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The Washington Times
Illinois fiscal policy must be revisedmonths or more to get paid. Back in 2013 the previous governor, Democrat Pat Q
The Washington Times / Posted 26 days ago
months or more to get paid. Back in 2013 the previous governor, Democrat Pat Quinn, followed the advice of economists like Paul Krugman of The New York Times, and raised taxes on the very wealthiest residents of the Land of Lincoln. He argued that... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Zombies, vampires and GOPconservatives with conscience--specifically, three Republican senators--to stop
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
conservatives with conscience--specifically, three Republican senators--to stop this outrage in its tracks. ------------v------------ Paul Krugman, who won the 2008 Nobel Prize in economics, writes for the New York Times. Editorial on 06/2... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Letters to the editor, June 24, 2017: Agency could go from elected folks to appointeesObamacare not ‘selective reporting’ On Friday’s opinion page, Christina Herrad
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 27 days ago
Obamacare not ‘selective reporting’ On Friday’s opinion page, Christina Herrada writes that in his defense of Obamacare, Paul Krugman is guilty of “selective reporting.” She is wrong. Reporting is done by reporters. Their reports are published on... Read more
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The Manila Times
You know what’s worse than overreacting to terror? Normalizing itTHE day after Islamic terrorists struck England for the second time in a month,
The Manila Times / Posted 28 days ago
THE day after Islamic terrorists struck England for the second time in a month, New York Times columnist Paul Krugman offered the prevailing liberal talking point of the day: Stop panicking. “I’m going to London later this week,” he mocked on... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Zombies and vampires |take just a few conservatives with conscience — specifically, three Republican
Rutland Herald / Posted 30 days ago
take just a few conservatives with conscience — specifically, three Republican senators — to stop this outrage in its tracks. But right now, it looks as if those principled Republicans don’t exist. Paul Krugman is a columnist for The New York Ti... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Gunshot victims, weaponizing Twitter, internet privacy, and Kimberly Ellisbehaving like a man who is under scrutiny and like one who is determined to def
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 30 days ago
behaving like a man who is under scrutiny and like one who is determined to defend himself every step of the way. Paul Krugman: Zombies are policy ideas that should have been abandoned long ago in the face of evidence and experience. The... Read more
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Raw Story
Paul Krugman: The GOP has become a party of vampires and zombiesBut in the age of Donald Trump, these creatures have moved from our screens to
Raw Story / Posted a month ago
But in the age of Donald Trump, these creatures have moved from our screens to a much more terrifying home: Congress. Paul Krugman has written before about zombie policies like tax cuts for the rich that conservatives insist will benefit... Read more
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