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What Failed in 2008? - J. Bradford DeLong Debt restructuring: a proposed principle - mainly macro Thinking About the New Greek Crisis - Paul Krugman Is the Economy Still Threatened by Secular Stagnation? - New Yorker Priors and posteriors -...
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Thursday, January 29, 2015
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[Had this set to autopost, but accidentally hit p.m. instead of a.m., so it's very late...] I Do Not Think That Number Means What You Think It Means - Paul Krugman Audit the Fed? Not so fast. - The Washington...
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Joe Stiglitz: Don't Trade Away Our Health: A secretive group met behind closed doors in New York this week. What they decided may lead to higher drug prices for you and hundreds of millions around the world. Representatives from the...
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Catherine Rampell: Audit the Fed? Not so fast: Not this again. Calls to “Audit the Fed” are back. And just as before, they are extraordinarily dangerous to the health of the U.S. economy. First, a little background. Conspiracy theories about...
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Bill McBride at Calculated Risk: BEA: Real GDP increased at 2.6% Annualized Rate in Q4: From the BEA: Gross Domestic Product: Fourth Quarter and Annual 2014 (Advance Estimate) Real gross domestic product -- the value of the production of goods...
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Jeffrey Sparshott of the WSJ: U.S. Workers Still Waiting for Wage Growth: U.S. employers aren’t yet getting squeezed by workers demanding higher wages. The employment-cost index, a broad gauge of wage and benefit expenditures, rose a seasonally adjusted...
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Will Europe pass its latest test?: Europe’s Greek Test, by Paul Krugman, Commentary, NY Times: ... Recent events in Greece pose a fundamental challenge for Europe: Can it get past the myths and the moralizing, and deal with reality in...
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Friday, January 30, 2015
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[Very busy day today, so for now just three quick excerpts.] Tim Johnson: A moral case for bank money: Finance is a skeleton that supports the development of a healthy society, not a utility that plumbs the economy together. The...
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Thursday, January 29, 2015
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More on Greece from Antonio Fatas: Greece, EMU and democracy: One more post on Greece, possibly not the last one. Markets are more worried about what is going on and there is more and more talk about the possibility of...
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Thursday, January 29, 2015
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Joseph Joyce: Inequalities, National and Global: The publication of Thomas Piketty’s Capital in the Twenty-First Century brought attention to an issue that has been slowly seeping into public discourse. President Obama’s State of the Union address...
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Thursday, January 29, 2015
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Tim Duy: FOMC Decision, by Tim Duy: If you were looking for fireworks from today's FOMC statement, you were disappointed. Indeed, you need to work pretty hard to pull a story out of this statement. It provided little reason to...
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Wednesday, January 28, 2015
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Brad DeLong: Somebody Is Inside an Echo Chamber. But Who?: Paul Krugman fears that somebody is trapped inside an echo chamber, hearing only things that confirm what they already believe... But how can we tell which side has lost contact...
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Wednesday, January 28, 2015
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The Debt Non-Spiral - Paul Krugman Ending Unemployment Insurance Extensions... - Rortybomb Beware of Woolly-Minded Attacks on the Fed - Alan Blinder U.S. Survived 9/11, Iraq War, Great Recession in Horrible Decade - Noah Smith Stupid Politics Is the...
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Wednesday, January 28, 2015
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Tim Duy: While We Wait For Yet Another FOMC Statement...: The FOMC will reveal the outcome of this week's meeting later today. I think Calculated Risk hits the high points - "patient" is in, "considerable time" is completely out. Beyond...
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Wednesday, January 28, 2015
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