Sean HigginsNew York Times columnist and Pulitzer Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman spoke at an AFL-CIO event this afternoon and offered his take on what we should do to rebuild the economy.Read more on WashingtonExaminer.com
(2 months and 19 days ago)
Greta Van Susteren and Paul Krugman clashed on ABC's "This Week" on Sunday during a heated conversation on job creation. Last week, the Labor Department released the weakest jobs report since June 2012, with the U.S. adding only 88,000 jobs. Van Susteren said that the government was "strangling" small businesses with what she called "some laughable and silly" regulations...
(1 month and 13 days ago)
If nothing else, this book by Nobel laureate Paul Krugman will make you think about money. Clearly, our economy has run into terrible trouble. There’s a problem with money. We’re in debt. There are two possible solutions. We could stop spending so much, which is what Cameron and Osborne want. But some people, including Krugman, think that stopping spending carries its own...
(2 months and 21 days ago)
The IS-LM economic model favoured by Paul Krugman only works if the economy is in equilibrium. As soon as you acknowledge this isn't the case, it fails.
(2 months and 12 days ago)
...Prof. Krugman is wrong. In his column "The Price Is Wrong," Prof. Krugman argues with the free market proponents on how to address our unemployment. The Austrians, as Prof. Krugman calls them, see the solution by forcing presently unemployed to go back to work at suppressed wages by cutting off "moocher-friendly programs like food stamps, unemployment benefits, disability...
(1 month and 11 days ago)
Paul Krugman and Joe Scarborough have just finished taping their one-on-one debate at Charlie Rose's table, and apparently things didn't go so well for Krugman.
(2 months and 20 days ago)
It was only a matter of time before Paul Krugman jumped into the Thatcher-legacy ring. The Nobel Prize-winning economist wrote in a Monday night blog post that even though Britain's economy experienced a major turnaround after Thatcher’s time in power, the rebound wasn't necessarily the result of the Iron Lady’s controversial economic policies. “For now, consider this a...
(1 month and 12 days ago)
Paul Krugman took a shot at New York Times colleague Thomas Friedman during an appearance on HuffPost Live on Friday. Host Marc Lamont Hill read out a comment: "Krugman is too polite to point out the obvious: Friedman doesn't know what the heck he's talking about." He noted that Krugman sometimes seems to be taking covert swipes at Friedman in his columns. This is not a new...
(3 months and 13 days ago)
Could I say a word about Paul Krugman? A recent blog post by the eminent economist and New York Times columnist struck me as out of the ordinary, even for him. Krugman was responding to critics who accuse him of seeing everybody who disagrees with him as either a fool or a knave. He says that’s not right: Many of those who disagree with him are sociopaths.read more
(21 days ago)
Members of the Royal household have gone "incognito" to watch The Audience, one of its Olivier-winning stars has disclosed, as he claims they even advised the cast of factual errors they had made.
(22 days ago)
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