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Economics has an Africa problem? - Chris Blattman Liberals, Conservatives, and Jobs - Paul Krugman House Budget Committee Plan Cuts Pell Grants - CBPP Debunking the Myth of the Job-Stealing Immigrant - NYTimes.com A Rant Against the Use of the...
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Wednesday, March 25, 2015
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I've made this point several times myself, i.e. that social insurance can promote entrepreneurship, but it's worth making again: Welfare Makes America More Entrepreneurial: ... Pundits and researchers often note the negative correlation between government...
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Thursday, March 26, 2015
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Very long travel day today, so just a few quick posts before heading to the airport. Will post more as I can.
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Thursday, March 26, 2015
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Gloomy European Economist, Francesco Saraceno: The Confidence Witch: ...The confidence fairy seems to have turned into a confidence witch. One more victim of the crisis. But this one will not be missed. It is not shameful to change opinion. Rather...
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Thursday, March 26, 2015
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Why do developing countries pursue destabilizing, procyclical fiscal policy? This is from Guillermo Vuletin and Leopoldo Avellan at Brookings: Fiscal policy procyclicality and output forecast errors: Bad luck or bad decisions?: It is well-known that...
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Thursday, March 26, 2015
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The Confidence Witch - Gloomy European Economist On the Stupidity of Anti-Monetarist Economics - Brad DeLong Choosing the Right Policy in Real Time - Liberty Street Economics Correlating Social Mobility and Economic Outcomes - Vox EU The Rise of Mortgages:......
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Thursday, March 26, 2015
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Larry Ball tells the Fed to be very patient when it comes to satisfying its mandate to pursue full employment: Fed Should Push Unemployment Well Below 5%, Paper Says: The Federal Reserve should hold short-term interest rates near zero long...
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Wednesday, March 25, 2015
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Audit the Fed?: The "Audit" the Fed Crowd, by David Andolfatto: Alex Pollock says that It's High Time to "Audit" the Federal Reserve. ...just the other day, Senator Rand Paul, a leader in "Audit-the-Fed" movement (a significant step down from...
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Wednesday, March 25, 2015
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Paul Krugman continues the discussion on the use of the Keynesian model: Anti-Keynesian Delusions: I forgot to congratulate Mark Thoma on his tenth blogoversary, so let me do that now. ... Today Mark includes a link to one of his...
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Wednesday, March 25, 2015
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I have a new column: Macro Wars: The Attack of the Anti-Keynesians, by Mark Thoma: The ongoing war between the Keynesians and the anti-Keynesians appears to be heating up again. The catalyst for this round of fighting is The Keynesian...
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Tuesday, March 24, 2015
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Mortgaging the Future? - FRBSF The "Audit" the Fed Crowd - MacroMania Internet Media and the Fall of GigaOm - Brad DeLong Charlatans, Cranks, and Cooling - Paul Krugman Raise Fed Rates Now? - Gloomy European Economist A Simple Guide...
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Tuesday, March 24, 2015
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