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No, Mr. Krugman, Bernanke’s Conundrum is Completely Different

No, Mr. Krugman, Bernanke’s Conundrum is Completely Different

By Pavlina R. Tcherneva Our mainstream colleagues keep banging their heads against the wall. “Why, oh why wouldn’t Chairman Bernanke do more to rescue the economy?” Today Paul Krugman took on this question again, arguing that Chairman Bernanke should listen … Continue reading

No, Mr. Krugman, Bernanke’s Conundrum is Completely Different

Paul Krugman is Dead Wrong, Debt Matters

Paul Krugman, the Princeton University economics professor, Nobel Prize winner, and regular New York Times op-ed contributor says, “Debt matters, but not that much.”Not only is he off the reservation on this one, but he’s completely fallen off his high horse. In the real world, debt actually matters a lot. In a New York Times…