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Why Krugman, Roubini, Rogoff And Buffett Hate Gold

One of the common counters to the call for sound money (a real gold standard) is the quip; “What’s the real golden rule? Whoever has the gold makes the rules.” And then some silly half baked mix of Keynesianism and...

A “New Keynesian” paper from the libertarian CATO Institute?

We regard Keynesianism as the ideological cover for crony capitalism (really the same system) and therefore find it odd that CATO, a libertarian group, would support work that we would expect to come from Keynesian/ anti-libertarian economists such as Robert...

Is Paul Krugman Leaving Princeton In Quiet Disgrace?

There does seem to be a shift in the economic, political, and intellectual winds these days. The world would be better off if Krugman was blown by the gale and onto the plain, far from civilization and deep into the...

Why Paul Krugman Is Wrong

I disagree with some of the nuances of this piece but generally I agree with it. Krugman and his incessant drive for even more deficit spending is foolish. Arguing that what he calls “austerity” (Austerity involves both cuts and increases in taxes...