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New York Times: Unfair and Unbalanced?

The New York Times is almost a parody of itself.   “In the spring of 2006, I quit my job as an adjunct professor at Boston College to protest the school’s…

What really fixed the Great Depression?

“Our Greatest Generation president, FDR, drove unemployment down from 25% to 15% [!] during the ‘30s using this recipe [government spending on infrastructure, etc.]. Some make the point that WW2…

Team Player

Robert Shiller and Finance as Panacea Shiller, Robert J. (2012-03-21). Finance and the Good Society. Princeton University Press. Kindle Edition. Yale professor Robert Shiller is one of the most influential…