Paul Krugman

Paul Krugman reveals why Republicans are so obsessed with demonizing Nancy Pelosi

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi has once again become the GOP’s primary target in an effort to terrify their base about a looming Democratic …

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Paul Krugman, Supply-Side Economist?

In the wake of speculation by some economists that the Laffer Curve isn't real, Paul Krugman and other left-leaning economists come to the surprise …


Democrats view socialism more favorably than capitalism, Gallup says

Democrats are giving up on capitalism.<p>According to a Gallup poll released Monday, more Democrats view socialism positively than they do capitalism – a development that comes amid the popularity of Democratic socialist candidates in the midterm elections.<p>Fifty-seven percent of Democrats polled by …


What Is Paul Krugman's Problem With Bitcoin? | Investopedia

While "hiking and biking" in various parts of Europe, Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman has been thinking quite a bit about bitcoin and …


'Tariffs Feed the Swamp': Wall Street Journal Issues Scathing Editorial Against Trump's Latest Recipe for 'Crony Capitalism and Corruption'

Click here for reuse options! Trump has somehow given the Wall Street Journal editorial board and Paul Krugman something to agree about.President …

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Has Paul Krugman Softened On Crypto Tech?

You know what I would like? I would like Paul Krugman to call me right now on video. I would talk him through how to download a cryptocurrency wallet. Then he could hold up his phone. I would scan the QR code for his public address. I would send him a token of his choosing.<p>He would see and …


The Weekly: China Hires Cryptographer, McDonald’s Unveils Maccoin, Bitmain Gets Richer

The Weekly<p><b>In this week’s daily editions of Bitcoin in Brief we reported about China hiring a cryptographer, McDonald’s unveiling Maccoin, Bitmain</b> …


'He’s Scamming His Supporters': Paul Krugman Calls the Media 'Complicit' in Trump's Biggest Lie

Economist Paul Krugman denounced the tendency among some in the media to call President Donald Trump a "populist" — when his policies reveal he is …

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Railways increases loco pilot, technician vacancies from 26,000 to 60,000 : The Good, The Bad And The Ugly


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Paul Ryan has Jewish ancestry, and Stephen Colbert has some questions — and a delicate offer

House Speaker Paul Ryan took a DNA test for the PBS show <i>Finding Your Roots With Henry Louis Gates Jr.</i>, and on Wednesday's <i>Late Show</i>, Stephen Colbert …

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Cryptocurrency Has Set Us Back 300 Years: Krugman

Cryptocurrencies have got a big critic in Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman. Raising his concerns about the high transaction costs …


Paul Krugman Explaining Macroeconomics on a Roller Coaster

No, I am not kidding. His first roller coaster. Paul’s expression at the end is priceless. I haven’t seen him so ready to throw up since he debated …


Videos: Teaching While On A Rollercoaster

Stephen Colbert periodically has professors teach him, and his audience, while using a rollercoaster as a classroom.<p>Yes, teaching while on a …


Watch The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Season 3 Episode 184: 8/1/18 (Ewan McGregor, Adam Pally, Paul Krugman)

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Bitcoin is Erasing 300 Years of Monetary Evolution: Nobel Economist Paul Krugman

American economist Paul Krugman has taken another swing bitcoin, arguing that the prominent cryptocurrency, as well as its peers, represents a …


Paul Krugman is Wrong Again

<b>Paul Krugman, the famed economist who’s made a career out of being wrong about things, is wrong again. That in itself is no more surprising than the</b> …

Keynesian Economics

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1. Vomit fraud in Uber.2. We have always been at war with Oceania.3. Now they are sure not to let him in (WSJ).4. Radio dramatization of Hayek’s Road …


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Economics Gone Right: Some Fairly-Recent Must- and Should-Reads

<b>Kevin O'Rourke</b> (2013): <i>Why economics needs economic history</i>: "In a recent Humanitas Lecture in Oxford, Stan Fischer said that 'I think I’ve learned as …


Nobel Prize Winning Economist Paul Krugman Expresses Skepticism About Crypto, Predicts Collapse

Nobel Prize winning economist Paul Krugman has expressed his skepticism about the value of cryptocurrencies in a New York Times Opinion piece …

Nobel Prize

'The Opposite of Populism': Paul Krugman Argues that Trump's Supreme Court Pick Is One of His Biggest Betrayals of Workers Yet

President Donald Trump was hailed by some during the 2016 campaign and after as a "populist" candidate — but anyone actually paying attention could …

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Blockbuster GDP growth delivers for Trump – and proves NY Times, Nobel economist Paul Krugman wrong again

The economy has delivered for President Trump!<p>Registering 4.1 percent growth in the second quarter, Friday’s gross domestic product (GDP) report validates Republicans’ confidence that Americans are much better at solving their own problems than the bureaucrats in Washington.<p>Taxes matter – you can’t …


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Paul Krugman explains economics to Stephen Colbert while riding a roller coaster for the first time

Late night TV host Stephen Colbert has a theory that "a roller coaster is a perfect classroom." As he put it, "I think they keep you awake even while …


The GOP's War on the Poor

Four years ago, on the 50th anniversary of Lyndon Johnson's war on poverty, House Republicans led by Paul Ryan issued a report declaring that war a …

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Trump is trying to fail — it’s the only way to explain his actions: NYT’s Paul Krugman

Donald Trump is trying to fail, writes the New York Times‘ Paul Krugman. In a new column, the Times writer explains how Trump is not just failing …

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Paul Krugman warns Trump's economic policy could lead to 'maximum self-harm': Iowa's farmers are 'facing a rude awakening'

While President Donald Trump continues to praise himself for the strength of the economy, his main economic policy success seems to be a dud at best …


'The Tax Cut Is Utterly Failing to Deliver': Paul Krugman Warns Trump's Economic Policy Could Lead to 'Maximum Self-Harm'

While President Donald Trump continues to praise himself for the strength of the economy, his main economic policy success seems to be a dud at best …


Paul Krugman rips 'pathetic' big business as it finally starts to realize the problem with supporting Trump

Big business has long been a major backer of the Republican Party, and with the election of President Donald Trump, who has slashed regulations and …

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'Pathetic, Isn't It?': Paul Krugman Tears into Big Business as It Is Starting to Regret Trump's Election

Big business has long been a major backer of the Republican Party, and with the election of President Donald Trump, who has slashed regulations and …

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