Brad DeLong mocks Steve Horwitz here for suggesting that the stimulus didn’t create jobs. . . .
The theme of this story is that a recent government report overstated (surprise!) the number of jobs “saved or created” by the stimulus spending...
Krugman and DeLong have been attacking Mankiw and Meltzer for mocking the “jobs saved” metric of the Obama Administration. . . .
These are exciting though scary revolutionary times, akin to the constant acrimony in the fourth-century BC polis, mid-nineteenth century revolutionary Europe, or — perhaps in a geriatric replay — the 1960s. . . .
A recession is a terrible time to make major changes in the economic rules of the game. . . .
If a CEO issued the kind of distorted figures put out by politicians and scientists, he'd wind up in prison. . . .
This clash of candidates is not about policies but about visions—and conservatives see more clearly. By Bruce S. Thornton.
The Nobel economist says the health-care bill will cause serious damage, but that the American people can be trusted to vote for limited government in November. . . .