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An Undergraduate’s Question about Economic Policy

By Thomas Palley Cross-posted from the author’s blog.  I received an e-mail from an undergraduate economics student who was curious about economic policy in Washington, DC. His question says a lot about the current state of affairs. Here it is with my reply. From: Xxxxxxx Xxxxxxx [mailto:xxxxxxxxxxxxxx@xxxx.com] Sent: Saturday, October 1, 2016 10:56 AM To: … Continue reading An Undergrad
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