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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Debt crisis: In our competitive decadence, we face eurogeddon and dollargeddon

by Timothy Garton Ashvia Guardian (UK)
Wednesday, July 20, 2011

There are profound reasons why the twin giants of the liberal democratic west are both on the edge of default...

Analysis and Commentary

Debate with Ian Fletcher, Part Deux

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Tuesday, July 19, 2011

I appreciate a number of the comments people made on my previous post on my debate with Ian Fletcher...that people should be free to make their own decisions even if that means that they consume more and save less than [Fletcher] would like...

Analysis and Commentary

Let’s Raise the Debt Limit...

by Alvin Rabushkavia Thoughtful Ideas
Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Can you understand the logic of this arrangement...?

Analysis and Commentary

What Does Anti-Keynesian Mean?

by John B. Taylorvia Economics One
Tuesday, July 19, 2011

In my view the essence of the Keynesian approach to macro policy is the use by government officials of discretionary countercyclical actions and interventions to prevent or mitigate recessions or to speed up recoveries...

Analysis and Commentary

Smaller Government, Not Lower Taxes, is the First Order of Business

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Ricochet
Tuesday, July 19, 2011

The piece that I published this morning has already attracted a lot of attention, for which I am grateful, but seems to have generated some confusion, which is best avoided...

In the News
In the News

Spending = The tax burden

with Michael J. Boskinvia Right Turn (Washington Post)
Tuesday, July 19, 2011
In the News

Fox-Hedging or Knowing: One Big Way to Know Many Things

by Bruce Bueno de Mesquitavia Cato Unbound
Monday, July 18, 2011

It is hard to say which is more surprising, that anyone still argues that we can predict very little or that anyone believes expertise conveys reliable judgment...