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The Hill
Paul Krugman unwittingly fulfills fiscal fantasies for Republicansto thank someone for this new wave of taxpayer-funded largesse, they should sta
The Hill / Posted 14 hours ago
to thank someone for this new wave of taxpayer-funded largesse, they should start with the celebrated liberal economist Paul Krugman. For nearly a decade, Krugman has been laying the intellectual foundation on which the Trump tax plan rests,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The plan everybody hatesnot by the people, but by wealthy donors, for wealthy donors. Everyone else hat
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
not by the people, but by wealthy donors, for wealthy donors. Everyone else hates this plan--and they should. ------------v------------ Paul Krugman, who won the 2008 Nobel Prize in economics, writes for the New York Times. Editorial on 11/18/... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Five myths about Texasslipping into a regional recession." His premise, that low oil prices would dra
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
slipping into a regional recession." His premise, that low oil prices would drag down the entire state, was widely shared. Paul Krugman argued in 2011 that the Great Recession was slow to hit Texas "mainly because the state's still energy-heavy... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Our new-old U.S. Attorney + NAFTA’s importance + Roy Moore would be bad for the countrylike a fool. All it took to woo Trump was a photo op with performers of the Pek
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
like a fool. All it took to woo Trump was a photo op with performers of the Peking Opera and dinner at the Forbidden City. Paul Krugman, New York Times: Both the Senate proposal and the similar proposal from House Republicans offer huge tax cuts to... Read more
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New York Post
Turns out Trump didn’t ruin America’s economysuch as Bridgewater Associates and Macroeconomic Advisers. (A less-dishonorable
New York Post / Posted 7 days ago
such as Bridgewater Associates and Macroeconomic Advisers. (A less-dishonorable mention goes to Nobel-winning economist Paul Krugman, who at least walked back his doomsaying about “a global recession, with no end in sight,” soon after election... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Taxing the little peopleby stoking racial animosity. That didn't work too well in Tuesday's elections,
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
by stoking racial animosity. That didn't work too well in Tuesday's elections, but they'll keep on trying. ------------v------------ Paul Krugman, who won the 2008 Nobel Prize in economics, writes for the New York Times. Editorial on 11/... Read more
8d
The Sacramento Bee
Dianne Feinstein’s pledge + What’s up with the Stockton VA clinic + Facing a basic issue of mental illnessStates has more than 300 million guns – roughly one for every citizen – and sta
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 days ago
States has more than 300 million guns – roughly one for every citizen – and stands out as well for its gun death rates. Paul Krugman: The Republican tax cut bill should be renamed the Leona Helmsley Act, after the New York hotelier convicted of... Read more
11d
Newsmax
Why the Left Has Been so Wrong About the Trump Boomcredible economist would validate," Rep. Pramila Jayapal, D-Wash., announced at
Newsmax / Posted 11 days ago
credible economist would validate," Rep. Pramila Jayapal, D-Wash., announced at a House budget hearing. The sharp-penned Paul Krugman of The New York Times declared Trump's growth forecast an act of "economic arrogance." He said that the... Read more
11d
The Sacramento Bee
Sac County: Don’t duck homeless issue again + Trump controls 2018 mid-terms + Sutherland Springs + The cost of sea level riseone of the most prominent Democrats in America. This indicates a Democratic Par
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 11 days ago
one of the most prominent Democrats in America. This indicates a Democratic Party in the midst of its own profound crisis. Paul Krugman: President Donald Trump is cruder, ruder and less competent than his Republican predecessors. But there’s a lot... Read more
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The Irish Times
Apple’s cash mountain, how it avoids tax, and the Irish linkthe start of the year – more than the entire value of residential property in I
The Irish Times / Posted 12 days ago
the start of the year – more than the entire value of residential property in Ireland. The Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman called the development “Leprechaun economics”. The ICIJ showed the findings from its investigation to J Richard... Read more
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The Irish Times
Paradise Papers: Apple’s cash mountain, how it avoids tax, and the Irish linkthe start of the year – more than the entire value of residential property in I
The Irish Times / Posted 12 days ago
the start of the year – more than the entire value of residential property in Ireland. The Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman called the development “Leprechaun economics”. The ICIJ showed the findings from its investigation to J Richard... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sac teachers: Don’t strike + de León, Villaraigosa fight Democrats + 26 shot dead at a Texas churchnever create. It’s a teardrop in the federal budget, but is emblematic of the o
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 12 days ago
never create. It’s a teardrop in the federal budget, but is emblematic of the ocean of wrong coming from this president. Paul Krugman: On Thursday, House Republicans unveiled a tax “reform” bill with the same good order and careful deliberation... Read more
13d
The Washington Times
Trump economic revival mysterious to the leftrates of growth, and the productivity that drives it, are likely distant memori
The Washington Times / Posted 13 days ago
rates of growth, and the productivity that drives it, are likely distant memories from a bygone era.” The sharp-penned Paul Krugman of The New York Times declared the 3 percent Trump growth forecast as an act of “economic arrogance.” He mocked... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Paul Krugman: Trump, Ryan and the con man caucusAbout the Author Paul Krugman joined The New York Times in 1999 as an Op-Ed co
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
About the Author Paul Krugman joined The New York Times in 1999 as an Op-Ed columnist. He is distinguished professor in the Graduate Center Economics Ph.D. program and distinguished scholar at the Luxembourg Income Study Center at the City... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The con man caucusis a very bad president; they need to realize that his party's congressional le
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
is a very bad president; they need to realize that his party's congressional leadership is pretty awful, too. ------------v------------ Paul Krugman, who won the 2008 Nobel Prize in economics, writes for the New York Times. Editorial on 11/04/... Read more
15d
Reuters
ECB says not its call to publish content of Draghi's meetings with financiersbankers, such as Bank of England Governor Mark Carney and the Bank of Japan’s H
Reuters / Posted 15 days ago
bankers, such as Bank of England Governor Mark Carney and the Bank of Japan’s Haruhiko Kuroda, as well as Nobel laureate Paul Krugman. Responding to a question from the European Union’s ombudsman, or transparency watchdog, the ECB said it was up... Read more
19d
Brainerd Dispatch
Trump said to plan Fed chair pick announcement Thursdaylacks support from Mnuchin, according to two people familiar with the process,
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 19 days ago
lacks support from Mnuchin, according to two people familiar with the process, though they wouldn't say why. His tenure on the Fed board has been criticized by a diverse range of economists from Scott Sumner to Nobel laureat... Read more
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19d
Newsmax
Trump Leans Toward Jerome Powell as Fed Chairtenure on the Fed board has been criticized by a diverse group of economists ra
Newsmax / Posted 19 days ago
tenure on the Fed board has been criticized by a diverse group of economists ranging from Scott Sumner to Nobel laureate Paul Krugman. And his consideration for the top post has rekindled a feud with Randal Quarles, who was confirmed as a Fed... Read more
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19d
The Sacramento Bee
Police block reforms + peace officers group’s clout + National Parks to jack up fees + B Street’s new digsObama, that we are not “irrevocably bound to a tragic past.” In the Trump era,
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 19 days ago
Obama, that we are not “irrevocably bound to a tragic past.” In the Trump era, we are neck-deep in that tragic past. Paul Krugman: The benefits from cutting corporate taxes would overwhelmingly flow into after-tax profits rather than wages.... Read more
19d
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Words, words, wordssoul used the phrase “abortion care” when describing the killing of a child in
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
soul used the phrase “abortion care” when describing the killing of a child in the womb. Imagine. Abortion care! As Paul Krugman noted in a column not long ago, “It’s not just false. It’s almost the opposite of truth.” Language is... Read more
20d
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Nobel Prize winning Paul Krugman discusses the flaws in economics and policy (Will Soltero/ Daily Collegian) Nobel Memorial Prize-winning economist and c
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 20 days ago
(Will Soltero/ Daily Collegian) Nobel Memorial Prize-winning economist and columnist for The New York Times Paul Krugman addressed a crowd of several hundred at Mullins... Read more
20d
Zero Hedge
Doug Casey: How I Learned To Love Bitcoin - Part 1stocks back in 1998—they weren’t cheap, but the bubble got much, much bigger. A
Zero Hedge / Posted 20 days ago
stocks back in 1998—they weren’t cheap, but the bubble got much, much bigger. And the Internet—contrary to what people like Paul Krugman thought—was not itself a bubble. Up till now, the only way to play this has been the coins, the tokens, like... Read more
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21d
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Lettersabout national security, but rather to get something--anything--on Hillary or O
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
about national security, but rather to get something--anything--on Hillary or Obama. He's wholly negative We know Paul Krugman leans left, but lately (and perhaps always) his comments have been so extreme as to be irritating. His unabashed... Read more
21d
The Hill
Trump turning Fed choice into 'Central Bank Apprentice'programs in 2010. The letter predicted that the massive increase in the money s
The Hill / Posted 21 days ago
programs in 2010. The letter predicted that the massive increase in the money supply would cause runaway inflation. As Paul Krugman, the equally renowned but ideologically opposed academic and columnist, acidly pointed out this week, Taylor has... Read more
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22d
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Infallibilityyour character. And men with that character flaw should never be placed in posi
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
your character. And men with that character flaw should never be placed in positions of policy responsibility. ------------v------------ Paul Krugman, who won the 2008 Nobel Prize in economics, writes for the New York Times. Editorial on 10/28/2... Read more
22d
Canberra Times
Trump leans toward Powell to lead Fed, with announcement next weektenure on the Fed board has been criticised by a diverse group of economists ra
Canberra Times / Posted 22 days ago
tenure on the Fed board has been criticised by a diverse group of economists ranging from Scott Sumner to Nobel laureate Paul Krugman. And his consideration for the top post has rekindled a feud with Randal Quarles, who was confirmed as a Fed... Read more
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22d
WA Today
Trump leans toward Powell to lead Fed, with announcement next weektenure on the Fed board has been criticised by a diverse group of economists ra
WA Today / Posted 22 days ago
tenure on the Fed board has been criticised by a diverse group of economists ranging from Scott Sumner to Nobel laureate Paul Krugman. And his consideration for the top post has rekindled a feud with Randal Quarles, who was confirmed as a Fed... Read more
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The Age
Trump leans toward Powell to lead Fed, with announcement next weektenure on the Fed board has been criticised by a diverse group of economists ra
The Age / Posted 22 days ago
tenure on the Fed board has been criticised by a diverse group of economists ranging from Scott Sumner to Nobel laureate Paul Krugman. And his consideration for the top post has rekindled a feud with Randal Quarles, who was confirmed as a Fed... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Trump leans toward Powell to lead Fed, with announcement next weektenure on the Fed board has been criticised by a diverse group of economists ra
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 22 days ago
tenure on the Fed board has been criticised by a diverse group of economists ranging from Scott Sumner to Nobel laureate Paul Krugman. And his consideration for the top post has rekindled a feud with Randal Quarles, who was confirmed as a Fed... Read more
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23d
Zero Hedge
Lies And Distractions Surrounding The Diminishing Petrodollarof a job. Now, if you follow these rules most of the time, or religiously, the
Zero Hedge / Posted 23 days ago
of a job. Now, if you follow these rules most of the time, or religiously, then you have a good shot at becoming the next Paul Krugman or one of the many hucksters at Forbes, Bloomberg or Reuters. A cushy job and comfortable salary await you. Good... Read more
24d
Daily Mail
PIERS MORGAN: Scream all you like, snowflakes, but Trump may win againelection-deciding issue: the economy. The stock markets keep roaring to record
Daily Mail / Posted 24 days ago
election-deciding issue: the economy. The stock markets keep roaring to record highs (Lest we forget, top liberal economist Paul Krugman told us on election night, when the markets tanked, that they would never recover under Trump!), growth... Read more
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Zero Hedge
America is in Worse Financial Shape than Russia or Chinathey will save for retirement. Sadly, current de facto US government practice
Zero Hedge / Posted 25 days ago
they will save for retirement. Sadly, current de facto US government practice - inspired by Keynesian thinkers such as Paul Krugman - is for governments to spend, tax, borrow and print as much money as possible, in an effort to keep the economy... Read more
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The Hill
US NAFTA stance makes for good TV but bad policyof this. There was some consolidation of process in order to take advantage of
The Hill / Posted 25 days ago
of this. There was some consolidation of process in order to take advantage of “economies of scale.” However, as noted by Paul Krugman, Maurice Obstfeld and Marc Melitz in their book, "International Trade: Theory and Policy (11th edition),"... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Supes fail on homelessness + Trump’s failed condolence call + Bannon’s rantpartisan. It is the invitation to supporters to live entirely within Trump’s da
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 25 days ago
partisan. It is the invitation to supporters to live entirely within Trump’s dark, divisive, dystopian version of reality. Paul Krugman: We are ruled by men who never admit error, never apologize and, crucially, never learn from their mistakes.... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Trump, trade, tantrumsAnd if it does get destroyed, the only question is whether the consequences wil
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
And if it does get destroyed, the only question is whether the consequences will be ugly, or extremely ugly. ------------v------------ Paul Krugman, who won the 2008 Nobel Prize in economics, writes for the New York Times. Editorial on 10/21... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Will miracles never cease?We don't agree with Paul Krugman often. Or maybe just anything after the first
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
We don't agree with Paul Krugman often. Or maybe just anything after the first five words of his columns. But we do agree with his nearby essay that NAFTA, and free trade generally, is good for this country. And the globe. We're reminded of a... Read more
29d
KXLY-TV Spokane
Kevin Warsh: Wall Street insider who wants to be Fed chiefis not in his best interest -- from either a political or economic perspective.
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 29 days ago
is not in his best interest -- from either a political or economic perspective. He's also been chastised by Nobel laureate Paul Krugman and others for not always getting it right. "Who were the people who got it all right? Nobody got it all... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Kevin Warsh: Wall Street insider who wants to be Fed chiefis not in his best interest -- from either a political or economic perspective.
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 29 days ago
is not in his best interest -- from either a political or economic perspective. He's also been chastised by Nobel laureate Paul Krugman and others for not always getting it right. "Who were the people who got it all right? Nobody got it all... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Kevin Warsh: Wall Street insider who wants to be Fed chiefis not in his best interest -- from either a political or economic perspective.
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 29 days ago
is not in his best interest -- from either a political or economic perspective. He's also been chastised by Nobel laureate Paul Krugman and others for not always getting it right. "Who were the people who got it all right? Nobody got it all... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Kevin Warsh: Wall Street insider who wants to be Fed chiefis not in his best interest -- from either a political or economic perspective.
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 29 days ago
is not in his best interest -- from either a political or economic perspective. He's also been chastised by Nobel laureate Paul Krugman and others for not always getting it right. "Who were the people who got it all right? Nobody got it all... Read more
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29d
News Channel 12 New Bern
Kevin Warsh: Wall Street insider who wants to be Fed chiefis not in his best interest -- from either a political or economic perspective.
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 29 days ago
is not in his best interest -- from either a political or economic perspective. He's also been chastised by Nobel laureate Paul Krugman and others for not always getting it right. "Who were the people who got it all right? Nobody got it all... Read more
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29d
KESQ Palm Springs
Kevin Warsh: Wall Street insider who wants to be Fed chiefis not in his best interest -- from either a political or economic perspective.
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 29 days ago
is not in his best interest -- from either a political or economic perspective. He's also been chastised by Nobel laureate Paul Krugman and others for not always getting it right. "Who were the people who got it all right? Nobody got it all... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Kevin Warsh: Wall Street insider who wants to be Fed chiefis not in his best interest -- from either a political or economic perspective.
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 29 days ago
is not in his best interest -- from either a political or economic perspective. He's also been chastised by Nobel laureate Paul Krugman and others for not always getting it right. "Who were the people who got it all right? Nobody got it all... Read more
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29d
News 8000
Kevin Warsh: Wall Street insider who wants to be Fed chiefis not in his best interest -- from either a political or economic perspective.
News 8000 / Posted 29 days ago
is not in his best interest -- from either a political or economic perspective. He's also been chastised by Nobel laureate Paul Krugman and others for not always getting it right. "Who were the people who got it all right? Nobody got it all... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Kevin Warsh: Wall Street insider who wants to be Fed chiefis not in his best interest -- from either a political or economic perspective.
KECI Missoula / Posted 29 days ago
is not in his best interest -- from either a political or economic perspective. He's also been chastised by Nobel laureate Paul Krugman and others for not always getting it right. "Who were the people who got it all right? Nobody got it all... Read more
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29d
The Sacramento Bee
Problems with pot + troubles with Trump + the future of #MeToobeen lost on the Biloxi, Miss., school board, which recently decided to remove
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 29 days ago
been lost on the Biloxi, Miss., school board, which recently decided to remove the book from the eighth-grade curriculum. Paul Krugman: Breaking up NAFTA would be terrible for Mexico and bad for the U.S. It would horrify major U.S. business... Read more
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New York Post
This sprawling Upper West Side pad sparked a $3.2M bidding wardetails like oversize windows and beamed ceilings. Neighbors include Jerry Sti
New York Post / Posted 30 days ago
details like oversize windows and beamed ceilings. Neighbors include Jerry Stiller and Nobel Prize winning economist Paul Krugman. Meanwhile, another neighbor, Ruth Abram, a historian and social activist who co-founded the Lower East Side’s... Read more

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