Barry Eichengreen: Revenge of the Experts: “The Brexit debate is an endless source of mirth for anyone with a dark sense of humor… https://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/economists-right-about-brexit-impact-by-barry-eichengreen-2017-08 Dean Baker: Opposition to Trade Deals: […]
A new working paper underscores the importance of pass-through businesses, S corporations, and partnerships.
Should-Read: Barry Eichengreen: Revenge of the Experts: “The Brexit debate is an endless source of mirth for anyone with a dark sense of humor… https://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/economists-right-about-brexit-impact-by-barry-eichengreen-2017-08 …My own favorite quote is […]
Should-Read: Dean Baker: Opposition to Trade Deals: Brad DeLong’s “Socialism of Fools” Might Look Like Common Sense to Those Outside the Fraternity
Should-Read: A well-argued smackdown from the smart Dean Baker: Dean Baker: Opposition to Trade Deals: Brad DeLong’s “Socialism of Fools” Might Look Like Common Sense to Those Outside the Fraternity: […]
Should-Read: IMHO, the smart PGL does good here… And, J.W. Mason, please don’t say that Coibion et al.’s state-of-the-art potential output estimate “gives a very similar estimate for the output […]
A growing number of states and cities are passing legislation banning employers from asking about salary history during the job application process.
Must-Read: Is “Audit the Fed” like creating the CBO, or like trying to destroy the CBO? Does the Federal Reserve need more oversight from the Congress, or less? Shades of […]
Should-Read: Fardels Bear: Was James Buchanan a Racist? Libertarians and Historical Research: “‘Eschewing overt racial appeals, but not at all concerned with the impact of black citizens, they framed the […]
Should-Read: This by he wise Ben Friedman seems to me to be partly wrong. It was a failure of politics, but a failure of politics enabled by what Paul Romer […]
Must-Read: It still boggles my mind that the Federal Reserve did not move ten years ago today to set up a Subprime Mortgage and Home Equity Resolution Authority. Ben Bernanke! […]