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Salon.com
Paul Krugman: “Successful” businesspeople like Trump are pig-ignorant about how economies actually workhis Friday New York Times column, economist Paul Krugman exploded the myth that
Paul Krugman: “Successful” businesspeople like Trump are pig-ignorant about how economies actually work
Salon.com / Posted 5 hours ago
his Friday New York Times column, economist Paul Krugman exploded the myth that success in business necessarily means a firmer grasp of the basic principles required to manage an economy. He granted that Trump is in fact successful, despite the fact... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Neoliberalism’s Press Gangs: How Markets Raise Coststhe mess. Rarely, though, do we get any elite acknowledgement – even from thos
Neoliberalism’s Press Gangs: How Markets Raise Costs
Naked Capitalism / Posted 3 days ago
the mess. Rarely, though, do we get any elite acknowledgement – even from those who only carry water for them such as Paul Krugman – that markets can be problems in and of themselves. (para 10) … Competition between card schemes to convince... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Remembrance of booms pastwages. So, will Bill Clinton play an important role if Hillary Clinton wins? I
Remembrance of booms past
Rutland Herald / Posted 3 days ago
wages. So, will Bill Clinton play an important role if Hillary Clinton wins? I have no idea, and don�t much care. But it will be important to remember what went right and why on Bill�s watch. Paul Krugman is a columnist for The New Yo... Read more
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Zero Hedge
On Krugman’s Cherry-Picking Skills – Exhibit 1: The Clinton BoomPaul Krugman, the New York Times columnist, after obliquely informing us of his
On Krugman’s Cherry-Picking Skills – Exhibit 1: The Clinton Boom
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
Paul Krugman, the New York Times columnist, after obliquely informing us of his acquaintance with a literary text, “Remembrance of Booms Past”, promptly forgets and cherry-picks the data. We learn that, under the watchful eye of Bill Clinton, the... Read more
4d
Op-Ed News
What Does Bernie Want?Schultz did her best to escalate rather than defuse the situation. Zealous Clin
What Does Bernie Want?
Op-Ed News / Posted 4 days ago
Schultz did her best to escalate rather than defuse the situation. Zealous Clinton advocates like Barney Frank and Paul Krugman slurred Sanders character because he wouldn't drop out of the race. Pundits like Eugene Robinson ("behaving like... Read more
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Salon.com
Paul Krugman: Hillary Clinton still has a lot to learn from Bill about running the countryher husband, former President Bill Clinton, “in charge of revitalizing the econ
Paul Krugman: Hillary Clinton still has a lot to learn from Bill about running the country
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
her husband, former President Bill Clinton, “in charge of revitalizing the economy.” In his Monday New York Times column, Paul Krugman examined whether Bill was actually responsible for the economic boom that happened under his watch, and offered... Read more
4d
Slate
The Craziest Black Market in Russia Isn’t for Oil or Guns. It’s for Dissertations.a major scandal. (Imagine if Paul Ryan was found to have written an economics p
The Craziest Black Market in Russia Isn’t for Oil or Guns. It’s for Dissertations.
Slate / Posted 4 days ago
a major scandal. (Imagine if Paul Ryan was found to have written an economics paper in which he had borrowed liberally from Paul Krugman.) Naryshkin’s fate hasn’t been so dire. After giving a half-hearted statement in his own defense—“I was told... Read more
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Japan Today
Group of lawmakers urge Abe to stick with sales tax hike ‹ Japan Todayhurt consumption and knocked the economy into recession. U.S. Nobel laureate a
Group of lawmakers urge Abe to stick with sales tax hike ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 5 days ago
hurt consumption and knocked the economy into recession. U.S. Nobel laureate and economist Joseph Stiglitz and economist Paul Krugman have both advised Abe to delay the tax increase and focus on fiscal efforts to boost a recovery. But OECD... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Obama’s war on inequalityto narrow income gaps � and he would have done much more if he�d faced less opp
Obama’s war on inequality
Rutland Herald / Posted 6 days ago
to narrow income gaps � and he would have done much more if he�d faced less opposition in Congress. And in this as in so much else, it matters hugely whom the nation chooses as his successor. Paul Krugman is a columnist for The New Yo... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The war on inequalityin Congress. And in this as in so much else, it matters hugely whom the nation
The war on inequality
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
in Congress. And in this as in so much else, it matters hugely whom the nation chooses as his successor. ------------v------------ Paul Krugman, who won the 2008 Nobel Prize in economics, writes for the New York Times. Editorial on 05... Read more
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Salon.com
Paul Krugman: The US will never be as great as Denmark, but it’s not for lack of effort on Obama’s parthis Friday New York Times column, economist Paul Krugman argued that the Obama
Paul Krugman: The US will never be as great as Denmark, but it’s not for lack of effort on Obama’s part
Salon.com / Posted 7 days ago
his Friday New York Times column, economist Paul Krugman argued that the Obama administration’s new guidelines on overtime pay will do “more than most people realize to fight extreme income inequality.” Does it go far enough? No, Krugman said, it... Read more
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Gulf News
Dubai an exceptional model of the role of state as a growth enabler: DECeconomy, through Keynesiasm who stressed the vital role of fiscal policy, up to
Dubai an exceptional model of the role of state as a growth enabler: DEC
Gulf News / Posted 8 days ago
economy, through Keynesiasm who stressed the vital role of fiscal policy, up to day, more recently the new thoughts made by Paul Krugman and Joseph Stiglitz particularly before and post the global financial crisis 2008 who both stressed the... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Gerald Friedman: How the Dogmatic Despair of Mainstream Economists Brought You Donald Trumpthe economists in the Obama Administration. While avoiding a Great Depression,
Gerald Friedman: How the Dogmatic Despair of Mainstream Economists Brought You Donald Trump
Naked Capitalism / Posted 8 days ago
the economists in the Obama Administration. While avoiding a Great Depression, the Administration has presided over what Paul Krugman and Brad DeLong call a “Lesser Depression.” One might almost forgive them for a certain defeatism after seven... Read more
8d
The New Zealand Herald
Jonathan Bernstein: Sanders is leading his movement over a cliffSanders is "lying to [his] supporters". At Mother Jones, Kevin Drum calls him "
Jonathan Bernstein: Sanders is leading his movement over a cliff
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Sanders is "lying to [his] supporters". At Mother Jones, Kevin Drum calls him "very, very bitter". The New York Times's Paul Krugman says Sanders "has a problem ... in facing reality" and calls his campaign a "terrible mess". As Ed Kilgore... Read more
8d
Salon.com
Yes, Bernie’s waging war on the Democratic Party — but if Hillary loses, it won’t be his faultand Debbie Wasserman Schultz to express their outrage and dismay that such unci
Yes, Bernie’s waging war on the Democratic Party — but if Hillary loses, it won’t be his fault
Salon.com / Posted 8 days ago
and Debbie Wasserman Schultz to express their outrage and dismay that such uncivilized conduct could occur among Democrats. Paul Krugman, who has turned his New York Times column into a mouthpiece for Clinton talking points, told us (not for the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Jonathan Bernstein: Sanders is leading his movement over a cliffSanders is "lying to [his] supporters". At Mother Jones, Kevin Drum calls him "
Jonathan Bernstein: Sanders is leading his movement over a cliff
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Sanders is "lying to [his] supporters". At Mother Jones, Kevin Drum calls him "very, very bitter". The New York Times's Paul Krugman says Sanders "has a problem ... in facing reality" and calls his campaign a "terrible mess". As Ed Kilgore... Read more
8d
Chicago Tribune
A socialist revolution can ruin almost any countrymake many leftist thinkers eager to push the U.S. abruptly in the opposite dire
A socialist revolution can ruin almost any country
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
make many leftist thinkers eager to push the U.S. abruptly in the opposite direction. When center-left thinkers like Paul Krugman and Brad DeLong tried to restrain the excesses of economists who were over-hyping Bernie Sanders' economic... Read more
9d
Naked Capitalism
00PM Water Coolerto float. “I feel sorry for all the genuinely idealistic, well-meaning people
00PM Water Cooler
Naked Capitalism / Posted 9 days ago
to float. “I feel sorry for all the genuinely idealistic, well-meaning people who got caught up in this terrible mess” [Paul Krugman, New York Times]. Krugman is a lot higher up in the Democrat food chain than Joy-Ann Reid, so I’d conclude that... Read more
9d
New York Post
Why it’s a smear to say Beyoncé is running ‘sweatshops’on activities that have enabled millions of people to escape poverty. Well, OK
Why it’s a smear to say Beyoncé is running ‘sweatshops’
New York Post / Posted 9 days ago
on activities that have enabled millions of people to escape poverty. Well, OK — she won’t win a Nobel. But economist Paul Krugman has. Let’s let him wrap things up: “The overwhelming mainstream view among economists,” Krugman says, “is that... Read more
10d
Naked Capitalism
Mankiw’s Mythical Ten Commandments of Theoclassical Economicscreation of money by central banks and private banks. Theoclassical economists
Mankiw’s Mythical Ten Commandments of Theoclassical Economics
Naked Capitalism / Posted 10 days ago
creation of money by central banks and private banks. Theoclassical economists have regularly predicted hyper-inflation. As Paul Krugman emphasizes, virtually none of them even admits their serial prediction failures. Society Faces a Short-Run... Read more
10d
Rutland Herald
It takes a policywe could make things much better without radical change or huge spending. And o
It takes a policy
Rutland Herald / Posted 10 days ago
we could make things much better without radical change or huge spending. And one candidate has a reasonable, feasible plan to do something about this shame, while the other couldn�t care less. Paul Krugman is a columnist for The New Yor... Read more
10d
Athens Banner-Herald
Trump is 'toxic avenger' (San Diego Union-Tribuneat the harsh criticism he faces from across the political spectrum. How can the
Trump is 'toxic avenger' (San Diego Union-Tribune
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 10 days ago
at the harsh criticism he faces from across the political spectrum. How can the same man be loathed by George Will and Paul Krugman alike? How can President Obama and both of the Bush presidents see him as awful? On Thursday night, the... Read more
10d
Zero Hedge
Peter Schiff On Trump's "Realism" & Krugman's "Scruples"a cost in printing too much money. Modern economists do not appear to grasp thi
Peter Schiff On Trump's "Realism" & Krugman's "Scruples"
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 days ago
a cost in printing too much money. Modern economists do not appear to grasp this basic concept. New York Times columnist Paul Krugman went even further. Despite the fact that he has argued that the Federal Reserve should print an unlimited supply... Read more
11d
Business Standard India
T C A Srinivasa-Raghavan: Of economists and novelistsrat race has deadened their senses. The pioneer, at least in the last half-cen
T C A Srinivasa-Raghavan: Of economists and novelists
Business Standard India / Posted 11 days ago
rat race has deadened their senses. The pioneer, at least in the last half-century, was John Kenneth Galbraith - of whom Paul Krugman quite stupidly said that he was not an economist at all because he wrote for the public and not academic... Read more
11d
Salon.com
Paul Krugman: The state of childcare in America is cruel and shameful — don’t let the GOP make it worseYork Times column, economist Paul Krugman attacked the Republican Party and its
Paul Krugman: The state of childcare in America is cruel and shameful — don’t let the GOP make it worse
Salon.com / Posted 11 days ago
York Times column, economist Paul Krugman attacked the Republican Party and its nominal nominee for its unwillingness to address the problem of childcare in America. “[W]hen someone starts talking about choice,” he wrote, “bear in mind that we’re... Read more
11d
Salon.com
“We don’t need a savior”: What Bernie Sanders understands about change in America that everyone needs to remembernature and persuade the broad public to support a radical overhaul of our insti
“We don’t need a savior”: What Bernie Sanders understands about change in America that everyone needs to remember
Salon.com / Posted 11 days ago
nature and persuade the broad public to support a radical overhaul of our institutions,” wrote New York Times columnist Paul Krugman, a notable critic of Sanders, in January. “But as Mr. Obama himself found out as soon as he took office,... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Needed: the emergence of a 'vibrant center' in politicsof the Wall Street Journal with a dose of the New York Times. We would all be w
Needed: the emergence of a 'vibrant center' in politics
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
of the Wall Street Journal with a dose of the New York Times. We would all be well advised to balance our readership of Paul Krugman with a glance at George Will. I’ve heard conservative members of our community complain about the “liberal”... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Tant: Republicans created monstrous presidential contenderfor months. As the primary season turns into the general election between Trump
Tant: Republicans created monstrous presidential contender
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 12 days ago
for months. As the primary season turns into the general election between Trump and Clinton, New York Times columnist Paul Krugman warned the media in his May 6 column that there is no “false equivalence” between the two candidates and their... Read more
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Salon.com
This isn’t how a democracy should work: How the media boosted Donald Trump and screwed Bernie Sandersdeeply qualified presidential candidate in modern history.” Again and again, Ti
This isn’t how a democracy should work: How the media boosted Donald Trump and screwed Bernie Sanders
Salon.com / Posted 13 days ago
deeply qualified presidential candidate in modern history.” Again and again, Times columnists – especially “liberals” like Paul Krugman, Nicholas Kristof, and Charles Blow – have belittled Sanders and his progressive policy recommendations,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The Donald and taxesa huge success in business. But one answer is, how successful was he, really? W
The Donald and taxes
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
a huge success in business. But one answer is, how successful was he, really? What's in those tax returns? ------------v------------ Paul Krugman, who won the 2008 Nobel Prize in economics, writes for the New York Times. Editorial on 05/... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Trump and taxesknow their stuff. Now, you might wonder how someone that careless and incuriou
Trump and taxes
Rutland Herald / Posted 13 days ago
know their stuff. Now, you might wonder how someone that careless and incurious was such a huge success in business. But one answer is, how successful was he, really? What�s in those tax returns? Paul Krugman is a columnist for The New York T... Read more
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The Economic Times
Is Donald Trump hiding something by not making his tax returns public?By Paul Krugman This seems to be the week for Trump tax mysteries. One mystery
Is Donald Trump hiding something by not making his tax returns public?
The Economic Times / Posted 14 days ago
By Paul Krugman This seems to be the week for Trump tax mysteries. One mystery is why Donald Trump, unlike every other major party nominee in modern times, is refusing to release his tax returns. The other is why, having decided that he needs experts... Read more
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The Washington Times
WESLEY PRUDEN: Sound no requiem for the old white guysdelicate students. Once you understand that dissenters to the correct view is
WESLEY PRUDEN: Sound no requiem for the old white guys
The Washington Times / Posted 14 days ago
delicate students. Once you understand that dissenters to the correct view is fundamentally insane, this all makes sense. Paul Krugman, the columnist for The New York Times who frequently pleads for more civility in American life, calls economists... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Hey Paul Krugman: That's Not Insulin You're Injecting; It's Heroin!Submitted by Samuel Bryan via SchiffGold.com, In a recent New York Times colum
Hey Paul Krugman: That's Not Insulin You're Injecting; It's Heroin!
Zero Hedge / Posted 16 days ago
Submitted by Samuel Bryan via SchiffGold.com, In a recent New York Times column, economist Paul Krugman tried tojustify central bank interventionist monetary policy by comparing it to giving insulin to a diabetic. How should we think about these... Read more
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CNBC
How the expert class got Trumped & BernedWith a few exceptions (most notably economist-turned-New York Times columnist P
How the expert class got Trumped & Berned
CNBC / Posted 17 days ago
With a few exceptions (most notably economist-turned-New York Times columnist Paul Krugman, for example, social scientists have traditionally not been pressed into the role of public advocates for their findings. "Many researchers, regardless of... Read more
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Rutland Herald
The making of an ignoramussharply with her policies, but she and the people around her do know their fact
The making of an ignoramus
Rutland Herald / Posted 17 days ago
sharply with her policies, but she and the people around her do know their facts. Nobody has a monopoly on wisdom, but in this election, one party has largely cornered the market in raw ignorance. Paul Krugman is a columnist for The New York T... Read more
17d
Fortune
Donald Trump is Showing His True Debt-Loving Colorsand it’s why high profile economists from Republicans like Ben Bernanke and Ala
Donald Trump is Showing His True Debt-Loving Colors
Fortune / Posted 17 days ago
and it’s why high profile economists from Republicans like Ben Bernanke and Alan Greenspan to left-leaning economists like Paul Krugman have consistently argued that America can’t end up like Greece. The reason, however, that Trump finds himself... Read more
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CBS News
The economic "disease" eating away at the U.S.be done about it. "Productivity isn't everything, but in the long run it is al
The economic "disease" eating away at the U.S.
CBS News / Posted 18 days ago
be done about it. "Productivity isn't everything, but in the long run it is almost everything," Nobel Laureate economist Paul Krugman wrote in "The Age of Diminishing Expectations." "A country's ability to improve its standard of living over time... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Our Awful Elites Gutted America. Now They Dare Ring Alarms About Trump, Sanders—And Cast Themselves as Saviorsboth sides insisted on not addressing the root causes of economic dissatisfacti
Our Awful Elites Gutted America. Now They Dare Ring Alarms About Trump, Sanders—And Cast Themselves as Saviors
Naked Capitalism / Posted 19 days ago
both sides insisted on not addressing the root causes of economic dissatisfaction, hence the long-foreseen rise of Trump. Paul Krugman, a Hillary acolyte, is nothing more than a neoliberal, whose prescriptions always stay strictly within orthodox... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Truth and Trumpismchose Donald Trump. Still, the public has a right to be properly informed. The
Truth and Trumpism
Rutland Herald / Posted 20 days ago
chose Donald Trump. Still, the public has a right to be properly informed. The news media should do all it can to resist false equivalence and centrification, and report what�s really going on. Paul Krugman is a columnist for The New York... Read more
20d
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Truth and Trumpismmedia should do all it can to resist false equivalence and centrification and r
Truth and Trumpism
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
media should do all it can to resist false equivalence and centrification and report what's really going on. ------------v------------ Paul Krugman, who won the 2008 Nobel Prize in economics, writes for the New York Times. Editorial on 05/07... Read more
20d
The Huffington Post
Great, Donald Trump Has Threatened To Default On The National Debttax receipts for the federal government which would make the new debt easy to m
Great, Donald Trump Has Threatened To Default On The National Debt
The Huffington Post / Posted 20 days ago
tax receipts for the federal government which would make the new debt easy to manage. Trump believes this. So does Paul Krugman. So far, so good. But then Trump suggests something truly destructive. “I would borrow, knowing that if the... Read more
20d
Daily News
Equal Representation in Danger ?the Bush tax cuts for the super wealthy and then cut the top tax rate by anothe
Equal Representation in Danger ?
Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
the Bush tax cuts for the super wealthy and then cut the top tax rate by another 20 percent. Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman observed this status quo as: “Support from billionaires has always been the main thing keeping those charlatans... Read more
20d
Salon.com
Our awful elites gutted America. Now they dare ring alarms about Trump, Sanders — and cast themselves as saviorsboth sides insisted on not addressing the root causes of economic dissatisfacti
Our awful elites gutted America. Now they dare ring alarms about Trump, Sanders — and cast themselves as saviors
Salon.com / Posted 20 days ago
both sides insisted on not addressing the root causes of economic dissatisfaction, hence the long-foreseen rise of Trump. Paul Krugman, a Hillary acolyte, is nothing more than a neoliberal, whose prescriptions always stay strictly within orthodox... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
10 things you need to know before the opening bell (spy, spx, qqq, dia, fit, tsla, goog, gni, tpub)to be next in line for the position. He has a doctorate from MIT, completing it
10 things you need to know before the opening bell (spy, spx, qqq, dia, fit, tsla, goog, gni, tpub)
Stamford Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
to be next in line for the position. He has a doctorate from MIT, completing it under the supervision of Nobel laureate Paul Krugman. Lowe's seven-year term begins in September. Tribune rejected Gannett's takeover bid. Tribune Publishing has... Read more
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22d
Connecticut Post
10 things you need to know before the opening bell (spy, spx, qqq, dia, fit, tsla, goog, gni, tpub)to be next in line for the position. He has a doctorate from MIT, completing it
10 things you need to know before the opening bell (spy, spx, qqq, dia, fit, tsla, goog, gni, tpub)
Connecticut Post / Posted 22 days ago
to be next in line for the position. He has a doctorate from MIT, completing it under the supervision of Nobel laureate Paul Krugman. Lowe's seven-year term begins in September. Tribune rejected Gannett's takeover bid. Tribune Publishing has... Read more
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22d
Business Insider
10 things you need to know before the opening bellto be the next in line for the position. He has a doctorate from MIT, completin
10 things you need to know before the opening bell
Business Insider / Posted 22 days ago
to be the next in line for the position. He has a doctorate from MIT, completing it under the supervision of Nobel laureate Paul Krugman. Lowe's seven-year term begins in September. Tribune rejected Gannett's takeover bid. Tribune Publishing has... Read more
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22d
The Telegraph
Waiting for the leaderthe economies of western European countries, several of which chose austerity o
Waiting for the leader
The Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
the economies of western European countries, several of which chose austerity over spending. Critics from the left, such as Paul Krugman, who faulted the stimulus for not being large enough, accepted, in time, that Obama had managed what was... Read more
24d
Rutland Herald
The diabetic economyfor hope, which is in very short supply over here. I�d love to see Europe emer
The diabetic economy
Rutland Herald / Posted 24 days ago
for hope, which is in very short supply over here. I�d love to see Europe emerge from its funk. The world needs more vibrant democracies. But at the moment it�s hard to see any positive signs. Paul Krugman is a columnist for The New Yor... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Was The Fed Just Given The Launch Codes?I had then more alarming now? Well, for starters, here are a few excerpts from
Was The Fed Just Given The Launch Codes?
Zero Hedge / Posted 25 days ago
I had then more alarming now? Well, for starters, here are a few excerpts from a recent meeting with Japanese officials and Paul Krugman. Supposedly this was an “off the record” meeting. Yet, it seems to have been made public/released by none other... Read more
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