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PAUL KRUGMAN

Paul Krugman writes a column for the New York Times.

Articles by PAUL KRUGMAN

Commentary: GOP parties like it's 1984 Commentary: GOP parties like it's 1984
6 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
There have been many bad laws in U.S. history. Some bills were poorly conceived; some were cruel and unjust; some were sold on false pretenses. Some were all of the above. [Read More]
Commentary: What's the matter with Europe? Commentary: What's the matter with Europe?
7 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
Today, France is holding its presidential runoff. Most observers expect Emmanuel Macron, a centrist, to defeat Marine Le Pen, the white nationalist — please, let’s stop dignifying this stuff by calling it “populism.” [Read More]
Commentary: On the power of being awful Commentary: On the power of being awful
7 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
The 100-day reviews are in, and they’re terrible. [Read More]
Commentary: Life inside the Trump Zone Commentary: Life inside the Trump Zone
8 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
Fans of old TV series may remember a classic “Twilight Zone” episode titled “It’s a Good Life.” It featured a small town terrorized by a 6-year-old who for some reason had monstrous superpowers, coupled with complete emotional immaturity. [Read More]
Commentary: The balloon, the box and health care Commentary: The balloon, the box and health care
9 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
Imagine a man who for some reason is determined to stuff a balloon into a box — a box that, aside from being the wrong shape, just isn’t big enough. He starts working at one corner, pushing the balloon into position. [Read More]
Commentary: Why don't all jobs matter? Commentary: Why don't all jobs matter?
9 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
President Donald Trump is still promising to bring back coal jobs. But the underlying reasons for coal employment’s decline — automation, falling electricity demand, cheap natural gas, technological progress in wind and solar — won’t go away. [Read More]
Commentary: Publicity stunts aren't policy Commentary: Publicity stunts aren't policy
11 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
Does anyone still remember the Carrier deal? Back in December, President-elect Donald Trump announced, triumphantly, that he had reached a deal with the air-conditioner manufacturer to keep 1,100 jobs in America rather than moving them to Mexico. And the media spent days celebrating the achievement. [Read More]
Commentary: The bad, the worse and the ugly Commentary: The bad, the worse and the ugly
11 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
The recent New York Times interview with Donald Trump was horrifying, yet curiously unsurprising. Yes, the world’s most powerful man is lazy, ignorant, dishonest and vindictive. But we knew that already. [Read More]
Commentary: Coal country is a state of mind Commentary: Coal country is a state of mind
11 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
West Virginia went overwhelmingly for Donald Trump in November — in fact, he beat Hillary Clinton by almost a 3-to-1 majority. And it may seem obvious why: The state is the heart of coal country, and Trump promised to bring coal jobs back by eliminating Obama-era environmental regulations. [Read More]
Commentary: Trump flounders on trade policy Commentary: Trump flounders on trade policy
11 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
During the campaign, Donald Trump talked loudly and often about how he was going to renegotiate the United States’ “horrible trade deals,” bringing back millions of good jobs. So far, however, nothing has happened. [Read More]
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