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Covid-19 Is No Excuse For Sovereign Creditors To Move The Goalposts On Debt

cited John B. Taylorvia The Guardian
Sunday, July 12, 2020

Vulture funds want to change Argentina’s debt structure. We need to stop them from setting a dangerous precedent.

Analysis and Commentary

Magical Monetary Theory Full Review

by John H. Cochranevia The Grumpy Economist
Sunday, July 5, 2020

I read Stephanie Kelton's book, The Deficit Myth: Modern Monetary Theory and the Birth of the People’s Economy,” and wrote this review for the Wall Street Journal. Now that 30 days have passed I can post the whole thing. 

Analysis and Commentary

New "Fiscal Theory Of The Price Level" Draft.

by John H. Cochranevia The Grumpy Economist
Wednesday, July 1, 2020

I posted a new draft of The fiscal theory of the price level, a slowly emerging book manuscript. It's heavily revised through Chapter 6.

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Area 45: San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer: Getting Vocal

interview with Kevin Faulconervia Area 45
Thursday, June 18, 2020

Challenges facing both San Diego as well as many of America’s great cities.   

The Grumpy Economist
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The Grumpy Economist: Dealing With Debt: Ideas From The Ridiculous To The Sublime

interview with John H. Cochranevia The Grumpy Economist | A Podcast with John H. Cochrane
Friday, June 12, 2020

A critical analysis of Modern Monetary Theory -- and a look at the promise of perpetual bonds.

Analysis and Commentary

‘The Deficit Myth’ Review: Years Of Magical Thinking

by John H. Cochranevia The Wall Street Journal
Friday, June 5, 2020

[Subscription Required] At least Bernie Sanders believes spending depends on tax revenue. Modern monetary theory says: Dream big!

Analysis and Commentary

Magical Monetary Theory

by John H. Cochranevia Grumpy Economist
Friday, June 5, 2020

I read Stephanie Kelton's book, The Deficit Myth: Modern Monetary Theory and the Birth of the People’s Economy,” and wrote this review for the Wall Street Journal. As usual I have to wait 30 days to post the whole thing here.

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Mitch Daniels: Plain Talk from the President of Purdue

interview with Mitch Danielsvia Uncommon Knowledge
Thursday, June 4, 2020

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In this wide-ranging conversation with Peter Robinson, Daniels discusses his insistence on keeping Purdue’s tuition below $10,000 and how he does it, his vision for Purdue that includes mix of online and onsite education, and his efforts to hire an ideologically diverse faculty and recruit students from various backgrounds and ethnicities. 

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Area 45: David Henderson: Pandemics & “Never-Ending Pasta Bowls”

interview with David R. Hendersonvia Area 45
Thursday, June 4, 2020

Should Washington come to the rescue of several of the nation’s largest states?

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Ross Douthat’s Decadent Society

interview with Ross Douthatvia Uncommon Knowledge
Tuesday, June 2, 2020

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In his new book, The Decadent SocietyNew York Times columnist Ross Douthat presents a theory: “Western society stopped advancing in the second half of the 20th century."

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