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Truthfully, this is not particularly a new idea. For a long time, I, and others, have been pointing out that the data about the economy and jobs does not reflect how bad it really is--and this was ...
by Tasini
Comment Count 24 comments on Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 11:47 AM PDT with 25 Recommends
Economists have long known that disability filings go up during recessions, however, they aren’t sure why (but Fox News thinks they have the answer). One theory is that displaced workers are ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 40 comments on Sat Jun 15, 2013 at 06:09 AM PDT with 43 Recommends
THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ For Immediate ...
by Transcripts Editors
Comment Count 1 comments on Mon Nov 26, 2012 at 03:14 PM PST with 1 Recommend
There's already a lot of speculation as to President Obama's second term cabinet. This diary is only in part intended to add to the speculation. It is also that but my aim really is to round up some ...
by jedinecny
Comment Count 20 comments on Tue Nov 13, 2012 at 01:10 PM PST with 0 Recommends
Reports surfaced today that Nobel Prize Winning economist Dr. Paul Krugman will be offered the job of chairman for the White House Council of Economic Advisors. More below the noodle.
by Charley James
Comment Count 386 comments on Wed Oct 03, 2012 at 12:48 PM PDT with 214 Recommends
THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 6, 2012 Statement by Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers Alan Krueger on the Employment Situation in June While ...
by Transcripts Editors
Comment Count 1 comments on Fri Jul 06, 2012 at 06:41 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
Back in December 2011 the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), an international economic forum located in Paris, published this report, Divided We Stand: Why Inequality ...
by cosmic debris
Comment Count 33 comments on Sun Mar 11, 2012 at 04:00 PM PDT with 39 Recommends
Yesterday, Mitt Romney told Matt Lauer on the Today show that any discussions of economic inequality are about "envy" and should happen only "in quiet rooms," away from the 99%.
by TomP
Comment Count 149 comments on Thu Jan 12, 2012 at 10:50 AM PST with 261 Recommends
In a speech sponsored by the Center for American Progress, Dr. Alan Krueger, the Chair of the President's Council of Economic Advisors, will address "Income Inequality: A Threat to America's Growth".
by Its the Supreme Court Stupid
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Jan 11, 2012 at 08:29 AM PST with 24 Recommends
By now, chances are you’ve probably heard about Ron Suskind’s new book, “Confidence Men,” which will be out on bookstore shelves this coming Tuesday, the 20th. While numerous stories ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 374 comments on Sun Sep 18, 2011 at 01:36 AM PDT with 259 Recommends
Crossposted from Hillbilly Report. ...
by RDemocrat
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue Aug 30, 2011 at 07:32 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
Alan Krueger The White ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 110 comments on Mon Aug 29, 2011 at 07:29 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
The whole Tim Geithner/TARP/bailout/etc. thing is over my head, though I'd like you to assume, for the purposes of this diary, that I hold the exact same views as you on the subject. Now that we'...
by DemocraticLuntz
Comment Count 54 comments on Thu May 07, 2009 at 08:11 PM PDT with 35 Recommends