If John Maynard Keynes and F.A. Hayek got into a fight, who’d win? . . .
As part of his continuing series Making Sense of financial news, Paul Solman has a unique look at the legacy of economist John Maynard Keynes, who first introduced the concept of government intervention in the economy, and his countertenor Friedrich Hayek. . . .
Hoover fellow Russell Roberts is using rap music to make the dismal science far less dismal. By Charles Lindsey.
Why Hanoi was not a failure; and whether the focus of the US-China trade deal should be on the theft of American inventions instead of tariffs and trade deficits.
Hoover fellow and historian Niall Ferguson on China, Trump, and Trade.
Can the US Hold China Responsible for the Pandemic?
Hoover Fellows Boskin and Cogan among Appointments by Gov. Schwarzenegger and Legislative Leaders to Bipartisan Commission on the 21st-Century Economy
SACRAMENTO -- Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and legislative leaders on Wednesday announced that two Hoover Institution fellows are among those appointed to the Commission on the 21st-Century Economy.
First things first, I might as well just point you over to Cafe Hayek...
This (HT: Drudge) is the weirdest story of the year:...
Menzie Chinn invokes the CBO “estimates” to argue against those who say the stimulus didn’t work. . . .
Brad DeLong mocks Steve Horwitz here for suggesting that the stimulus didn’t create jobs. . . .
In this post, I disagreed with Menzie Chinn and argued that CBO estimates of the impactof the stimulus are not estimates. . . .
David Leonhardt writes in the New York Times: Just look at the outside evaluations of the stimulus. . . .
There’s a debate going on in the punditsphere about whether America is ungovernable. . . .
There have been a few regulations over time...
So when someone says the TARP was central to preventing disaster, don’t disagree. . . .
The theme of this story is that a recent government report overstated (surprise!) the number of jobs “saved or created” by the stimulus spending...
I’ll be testifying before the Joint Economic Committee tomorrow (Thursday) at 10 am eastern time. . . .
After mentioning Michael Phelps's success, Rich writes:...
Brad DeLong has an interesting post at TPM Cafe (HT: Arnold Kling at EconLog)...