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Hard money is not a mistake - interfluidity Inflation, Septaphobia, and the Shock Doctrine - Paul Krugman Back to College, the Only Gateway to the Middle Class - Robert Reich Is America's health care underperformance a myth? - Noahpinion Margaret...
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Good news on health care costs: The Medicare Miracle, By Paul Krugman, Commentary, NY Times: So, what do you think about those Medicare numbers? What, you haven’t heard about them? Well, they haven’t been front-page news. But something remarkable...
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Tim Duy: Solid Start to September, by Tim Duy: The ISM manufacturing report came in ahead of expectations with the strongest number since 2011: Moreover, strength was evident throughout the internal components: Note too that the report is consistent...
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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I have a new column: Objections to Fiscal Policy are Groundless—It Works: One of the more controversial policies instituted in an attempt to stimulate the economy out of the Great Recession was the $816.3 billion fiscal stimulus package enacted just......
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Tim Duy: Fed Positioning to Normalize Policy, by Tim Duy: With the leaves turning to gold signaling the end of summer, so too will the Fed be facing its own change of seasons as quantitative easing comes to an end....
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Justin Fox: What Unions No Longer Do, by Justin Fox: Forty years ago, about quarter of American workers belonged to unions, and those unions were a major economic and political force. Now union membership is down to 11.2% of the...
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Bond market conundrum redux - Econbrowser Stopping Europe's Descent Into Deflation - Bloomberg View More Workers Are Claiming ‘Wage Theft’ - NYTimes.com Commodity Prices: Financialization or Supply/Demand? - Michael Roberts Why central banks need...
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Joe Stiglitz in a review of Martin Wolf's new book "The Shifts and the Shocks": ... If I have a point of difference with Wolf’s analysis, it is that he ... is insufficiently critical of the “savings glut” hypothesis advanced...
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Sunday, August 31, 2014
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Olivier Blanchard (a much shortened version of his arguments, the entire piece is worth reading): Where Danger Lurks: Until the 2008 global financial crisis, mainstream U.S. macroeconomics had taken an increasingly benign view of economic fluctuations...
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Sunday, August 31, 2014
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Scylla, Charybdis, and the Euro - Paul Krugman What does Real GDP Measure? - Growth Economics The ECB and the Bundesbank - mainly macro What is driving the ‘African growth miracle’? - vox The Economic Value of Treating Workers Humanely...
From: Economist's View | By: Mark Thoma | Sunday, August 31, 2014
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