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Blueberries, Gold, Inflation, and Professor Krugman

So Paul Krugman writes a column about all the folks who have been hysterically predicting runaway inflation for the past few years, and what does he get? This: I know it's just a coincidence. The other 500 comments are quite likely perfectly sane. Show More Summary

Paul Krugman, TNCs, and the Future of Car Ownership

2 months agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

The economist and NYT columnist Paul Krugman thinks that transportation network companies (TNCs) might make a life without cars a reality for those who live in American cities that do not have great public transportation systems:theShow More Summary

Paul Krugman: GOP “inflationistas” are delusional and won’t admit they were dead wrong

"Inflation addiction is telling us something about the intellectual state of one side of our great national divide"

Paul Krugman: Addicted to Inflation

What does "inflation addiction" tell us?: Addicted to Inflation, by Paul Krugman, Commentary, NY Times: The first step toward recovery is admitting that you have a problem. That goes for political movements as well as individuals. So I have some...

Is Paul Krugman Leaving Princeton In Quiet Disgrace?

``Prof. Krugman was indicted and flogged publicly by Niall Ferguson. Krugman thereafter announced his departure from Princeton.  On his way out Krugman, it appears, was reprimanded by Paul Volcker.  Krugman has been a disgrace to Princeton.  Is he leaving Princeton in quiet disgrace?''

Fever-Swamp Left Celebrates How CNBC's Steve Liesman 'Embarrassed' Rick Santelli; No He Didn't

Paul Krugman at the New York Times and other fever-swamp leftists who, incredibly, are operating under the assumption that the economy has experienced an acceptable if uneven "recovery" during the five years since the recession ended...Show More Summary

Wednesday: Yellen, Industrial Production, PPI, Beige Book, Homebuilder Survey

For enjoyment, some thoughts from Paul Krugman on Life Without Cars.I've been thinking about "IT-mediated car services" combined with self-driving cars. I agree with Krugman's points, but what does this mean for real estate and housing? How about no home garages? (I dislike big ugly home garages at the front of homes - so 20th Century!). Show More Summary

Paul Krugman explains Rick Santelli: “He hates the poors”

CNBC's star ranter is a class warrior, Krugman argues, and he's fighting for the one percent

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Over at Equitable Growth: How to Understand the BIS View as an Analytical Position Rather than a Rhetorical Attitude?

[Over at Equitable Growth:](http://equitablegrowth.org/2014/07/15/understand-bis-view-analytical-position-rather-rhetorical-attitude/) Paul Krugman admonishes me for thinking I should try to work out what model underlies the [Bank for International Settlements' 84th Annual Report](http://www.bis.org/press/p140629.htm). Show More Summary

Paul Krugman Rips Rick Santelli: ‘He Hates the Poors’

2 months agoNews : Mediaite

Count Paul Krugman among those who enjoyed Steve Liesman's epic takedown of Rick Santelli on CNBC earlier today. The New York Times columnist highlighted the clip, in which Liesman told Santelli, "It’s impossible for you to have been more wrong," on his blog.

Bubbles Everywhere: Krugman Wrong Again; Austrians And The BIS Are Correct

Submitted by John Cochran via Mises Economic blog, Paul Krugman is at it again – distorting or misinterpreting work by other economists to attack critics of today’s central bank driven low interest rate environment and to defend policy status quo or to push for even more stimulus. Show More Summary

Krugman: Obamacare Fails to Fail

Paul Krugman: How many Americans know how health reform is going? For that matter, how many people in the news media are following the positive developments?... [A]n immense policy success is improving the lives of millions of Americans, but it's largely slipping under the radar. Show More Summary

Is There a Phillips Curve? If So, Which One?

One place that Paul Krugman and Chris House disagree is on the Phillips curve. Krugman (responding to a post by House) says: New Keynesians do stuff like one-period-ahead price setting or Calvo pricing, in which prices are revised randomly. Practicing...

Paul Krugman savages elite pundits for ignoring Obamacare’s success

The New York Times columnist argues that media elites are too out of touch to notice the program's victories

Abbreviated pundit round-up: End-of-life treatment of Mandela 'disgraceful,' children at the border

2 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

Paul Krugman at The New York Times talks again of how right-wing predictors not only get lots wrong, they also keep coming up with new wrongnesses, as in the case of Obamacare Fails to Fail: it’s a remarkable thing — an immense policy...Show More Summary

Don't be fooled by Krugman's half-truths about the BIS

Paul Krugman has another go at the Bank for International Settlements, whose take on the world economy he accuses of lacking all method, or being just an "attitude, looking for justification". For Prof Krugman, the BIS is another example of those who have been wrong about the crisis, but refuse to acknowledge it and have [...]

Paul Krugman: Obamacare Fails to Fail

Why don't we hear more about the success of Obamacare?: Obamacare Fails to Fail, by Paul Krugman, Commentary, NY Times: How many Americans know how health reform is going? For that matter, how many people in the news media are...

Evening Must-Read: Paul Krugman: Liquidationism in the 21st Century

Paul Krugman: Liquidationism in the 21st Century: "The BIS position has basically been the same... >...as that of 1930s liquidationists like Schumpeter, who warned against any 'artificial stimulus' that might leave the 'work of depressions undone'. Show More Summary

Are Interest Rates Artificially Low? Nope.

Discouraging: The Meme is Out There, by Paul Krugman: I just answered some questions for Princeton magazine, and among them was this: Please comment on how artificially low interest rates have impacted the current value of baby boomers’ retirement portfolios...

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