Debunking the “Nation of Takers” Myth

TRUTHOUT By Paul Krugman, Krugman & Co. | Op-Ed Last year marked the 50th anniversary of the war on poverty in the United States, and the date provoked a flurry of studies correcting some widespread myths. Perhaps the most notable was an enlightening progress report from the Council of Economic Advisers. What needed correcting? Basically,… More Debunking the “Nation of Takers” Myth

Paul Krugman: Europe Is About To Plunge Back Into Right Wing Fascism

Paul Krugman is no left-wing hack trying to get attention.  American economists should take heed to what he has to say… Addicting Info Paul Krugman has a warning for Europe: Continuing to wage economic war on yourself in the form of austerity will have ugly and violent consequences. Not that they’re listening — austerity is… More Paul Krugman: Europe Is About To Plunge Back Into Right Wing Fascism

KRUGMAN UNDRESSES THE GOP

Salon The New York Times columnist explains how California’s success puts conservative dogma to shame In his latest column for the New York Times, award-winning economist and best-selling author Paul Krugman argues that California’s recent success — and Kansas’ ongoing failure — is yet more proof that conservative anti-tax dogma “is nonsense.” After citing Justice… More KRUGMAN UNDRESSES THE GOP

Paul Krugman slams Wall Street for “undermining our economy and our society”

I know this is the second consecutive Salon article, but economist, Paul Krugman has something to say and I wanted to share it… Salon The New York Times columnist argues that America’s large financial sector has done more harm than good In his latest column for the New York Times, best-selling author and award-winning economist Paul… More Paul Krugman slams Wall Street for “undermining our economy and our society”

Paul Krugman bashes Paul Ryan for yet another “con job”

Salon It’s been a while since the New York Times’ premiere liberal columnist, Paul Krugman, had reason to flay one of his favorite targets, chief GOP wonk and former vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan. But with the GOP suddenly talking about how much it wants to help America’s poor — a development Krugman calls “fake… More Paul Krugman bashes Paul Ryan for yet another “con job”

Paul Krugman: GOP’s Obamacare lies hurt American families

As comprehensive and satisfying a take-down of the modern GOP as you will read…(Salon) Salon Award-winning economist and best-selling author Paul Krugman’s latest column for the New York Times is an unapologetic attack on the Republican Party for, in Krugman’s words, “trying to deceive voters” and, in the process, “deceiving themselves.” What’s got Krugman riled up this time is… More Paul Krugman: GOP’s Obamacare lies hurt American families

KRUGMAN: We Are On The Brink Of A Technology Revolution That Will Transform Our Economy

As a quasi techie, this article caught my eye… Business Insider A life-changing technology revolution, which we thought it was decades away, is upon us, says economist Paul Krugman, author of “End This Depression Now!” “So far the information technology revolution doesn’t hold a candle to previous technology revolutions,” Krugman said in an interview with Business… More KRUGMAN: We Are On The Brink Of A Technology Revolution That Will Transform Our Economy

Paul Krugman Explains Why He Really Didn’t Want That Treasury Job, Anyway

A new commenter inadvertently led me to this article.  Thank you and welcome, Ed Darrell  for your   original suggestion to read You need to watch this: Paul Krugman, ‘Jobs NOW, the key to our recovery’ . Washington Monthly In a fascinating and sprawling interview with Bill Moyers, airing this weekend on the PBS show, Moyers & Company, New York Times columnist and Nobel laureate Paul Krugman… More Paul Krugman Explains Why He Really Didn’t Want That Treasury Job, Anyway

Paul Krugman: We’re In Big Trouble If Romney Elected

I believe that Nobel Prize winner for economics, Paul Krugman has been right since the beginning of the Obama administration regarding this country’s path toward economic recovery. At that time, Krugman warned Obama in an editorial, that his stimulus was too small and would only slow down the country’s economic comeback.  As it turned out,… More Paul Krugman: We’re In Big Trouble If Romney Elected

Paul Krugman Appears On ‘Newsnight,’ Battles British Conservatives On U.K. Austerity Policies (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post For most Americans, a trip to London means drinking a few pints and maybe taking a picture of one of those guards with the hats. For Paul Krugman, it means critiquing the entire direction of Britain’s economic policy. Krugman, the Nobel Prize-winning economist and left-leaning New York Times columnist, appeared on the BBC program “Newsnight”… More Paul Krugman Appears On ‘Newsnight,’ Battles British Conservatives On U.K. Austerity Policies (VIDEO)