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PAUL KRUGMAN

Paul Krugman writes a column for the New York Times.

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Commentary: Walmart's visible hand Commentary: Walmart's visible hand
2 days ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
In February, Walmart, America’s largest employer, announced that it will raise wages for half a million workers. For many of those workers the gains will be small, but the announcement is nonetheless a very big deal, for two reasons. [Read More]
Commentary: What Greece has won Commentary: What Greece has won
4 days ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
After much drama, the new Greek government has reached a deal with its creditors. This past week, the Greeks filled in some details on how they intend to meet the terms. So how did it go? [Read More]
Commentary: Knowledge isn't power Commentary: Knowledge isn't power
1 week ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
Regular readers know that I sometimes mock “very serious people” — politicians and pundits who solemnly repeat conventional wisdom that sounds tough-minded and realistic. [Read More]
Commentary: Cranking up for 2016 race Commentary: Cranking up for 2016 race
2 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
Scott Walker, the governor of Wisconsin, is said to be a rising contender for the Republican presidential nomination. So, on Wednesday, he did what, these days, any ambitious Republican must and pledged allegiance to charlatans and cranks. [Read More]
Commentary: Weimar on the Aegean Commentary: Weimar on the Aegean
2 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
Try to talk about the policies we need in a depressed world economy, and someone is sure to counter with the specter of Weimar Germany, supposedly an object lesson in the dangers of budget deficits and monetary expansion. [Read More]
Commentary: How money makes crazy Commentary: How money makes crazy
3 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
Monetary policy probably won’t be a major issue in the 2016 campaign, but it should be. It is, after all, extremely important, and the Republican base and many leading politicians have strong views about the Federal Reserve and its conduct. [Read More]
Commentary: Nobody understands debt Commentary: Nobody understands debt
3 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
Many economists, including Janet Yellen, view global economic troubles since 2008 largely as a story about “deleveraging” — a simultaneous attempt by debtors almost everywhere to reduce their liabilities. [Read More]
Commentary: A game of chicken
4 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
On Wednesday, the European Central Bank announced that it would no longer accept Greek government debt as collateral for loans. This move, it turns out, was more symbolic than substantive. Still, the moment of truth is clearly approaching. [Read More]
Commentary: The long-run cop-out Commentary: The long-run cop-out
4 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
On Monday, President Barack Obama called for a significant increase in spending, reversing the harsh cuts of the past few years. He won’t get all he’s asking for, but it’s a move in the right direction. [Read More]
Commentary: Europe's Greek test Commentary: Europe's Greek test
5 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
In the five years (!) that have passed since the euro crisis began, clear thinking has been in notably short supply. [Read More]
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