Monthly Archives: December 2009

Obamanomics / Krugmanomics = Brain Dead Economics

Imagine if a politician or an economist told you that the solution for the crashing economies of Spain, Iceland, and Great Britain was to increase taxation on those country so that money and resources could be transferred to the currently … Continue reading

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Who’s a Better Economist?

John Stossel or Ben Bernanke?  I’d suggest Stossel understands more that matters more.  And Stossel’s track record isn’t as pathetic as Bernanke’s. Don’t miss the related Bernanke YouTube video:

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Who Else Called the Bust?

Add economist Bernard Connolly to the list, says Derek Scott.  Here’s Connelly in June of 2008 describing the coming crisis.  In 2007 Connolly was describing the coming bust in Spain.

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Detroit — Leftist good intent…

Detroit — Leftist good intentions in the raw:

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Look who’s reading The Road to…

Look who’s reading The Road to Serfdom now:

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Government Broadcasting Does Hayek vs Keynes

Watch Russ Roberts and Robert Skidelsky talk Keynes, Hayek and “economic stimulus” with Ray Suarez on Jim Lehrer’s NewsHour here.  Roberts offers a series of excellent points, but PBS pushes its heavy hand on the scales to effect a pro-Keynes … Continue reading

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