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Dear President Obama, Last week you handily won election due to the determination, support, spirit, and hard work of millions of Americans. Not only did you win - but you also saw your senate seats ...
by Tool
Comment Count 506 comments on Mon Nov 12, 2012 at 07:56 AM PST with 635 Recommends
Paul Krugman posted a relatively small blurb on his NY Times' blog on Sunday, entitled, "[http://krugman.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/07/19/morning-joe/ Morning Joe]." In it, Krugman speaks of the almost ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 227 comments on Mon Jul 20, 2009 at 01:28 AM PDT with 411 Recommends
[Cross-posted at The Left Coaster. ] Yesterday was ...
by paradox
Comment Count 323 comments on Thu Jun 24, 2010 at 07:40 AM PDT with 341 Recommends
The editorial The Keynesian Dead End provides a good example of how Rupert Murdoch'
by linuxguy
Comment Count 148 comments on Sun Jun 27, 2010 at 10:02 AM PDT with 311 Recommends
The next time your Republican uncle tells you that increasing taxes is bad for the economy, be sure to tell him that's he's right. And that he's wrong. It all depends on whose taxes ...
by Keith Pickering
Comment Count 79 comments on Fri Dec 30, 2011 at 01:06 AM PST with 216 Recommends
Baker's question is more than fair, it boils down to the global impact of the Reinhart Rogoff paper. And its clear enough that 4 years later none of the major economies are seeing significant job ...
by Roger Fox
Comment Count 74 comments on Fri Apr 26, 2013 at 11:07 AM PDT with 175 Recommends
It's rare to see a macroeconomics experiment play out in real time in the way we are seeing it right now in Japan and in Europe. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has embarked on aggressive measures to ...
by Ian Reifowitz
Comment Count 89 comments on Mon May 20, 2013 at 07:02 AM PDT with 156 Recommends
High tax rates on Corporations, Capital gains, Estate and Income tax were not about any Robin Hood scheme. Those tax rates were about assembling a policy structure that encouraged a stable society, ...
by Roger Fox
Comment Count 81 comments on Mon Sep 12, 2011 at 04:31 PM PDT with 107 Recommends
Three days ago I saw a tweet of Obama propaganda , an allegedly sincere blast of four graphs demonstrating the very good underlying results of leadership that were being distracted from by the House ...
by paradox
Comment Count 64 comments on Sat Aug 02, 2014 at 09:29 AM PDT with 88 Recommends
by Hunter
Comment Count 76 comments on Sat Jun 25, 2011 at 09:30 AM PDT with 81 Recommends
Expand Social Security, not with a 1.5% COLA, I mean real solid increase in benefits for seniors getting the smallest benefits of $8,657.26 for an individual. Raising the SS income cap to 90% (186k) ...
by Roger Fox
Comment Count 51 comments on Tue Jun 10, 2014 at 01:49 PM PDT with 78 Recommends
I believe that we are at the threshold of a fundamental change in our popular economic thought, that in the future we are going to think less about the producer and more about the consumer. Do what ...
by leftreborn
Comment Count 33 comments on Sun Aug 19, 2012 at 07:20 PM PDT with 58 Recommends
Just in case any of you libruls have forgotten, America before Ronald Reagan was a Commie cesspool of poverty and oppression, unlike the sparkling capitalist paradise with streets of paved with gold ...
by Troubadour
Comment Count 32 comments on Fri Nov 16, 2012 at 03:56 PM PST with 56 Recommends
The Senator that told us "The Banks own the Place" -- now has another dire warning for us to consider ...
by jamess
Comment Count 105 comments on Tue Sep 13, 2011 at 04:40 AM PDT with 52 Recommends
I read the following thought provoking New York Times article by Democratic pollster Stan Greenberg Why ...
by joedemocrat
Comment Count 59 comments on Sun Jul 31, 2011 at 09:34 AM PDT with 44 Recommends
A couple of days ago, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) made a courageous mea culpa (nostra culpa?, pdf, p.41) that its economists had been very wrong in their economic modeling for many years ...
by Jimdotz
Comment Count 20 comments on Thu Oct 11, 2012 at 04:05 AM PDT with 40 Recommends
I'm hoping many of the policy geeks @ Kos will stop by. As an initial national goal I've been really liking the idea that we can get 20% of our electricity from wind and 20% from solar in 20 yrs. We ...
by Roger Fox
Comment Count 103 comments on Sat Aug 06, 2011 at 03:56 PM PDT with 38 Recommends
If you have been watching the economic news in the past few days you have probably seen that the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank have been saying that we are moving towards another ...
by NY brit expat
Comment Count 89 comments on Thu Sep 22, 2011 at 04:53 PM PDT with 37 Recommends
The thing about the New Deal ... it provided a lot of "relief"[http://www.dailykos.com/story/2008/9/17/
by BruceMcF
Comment Count 73 comments on Wed Sep 17, 2008 at 01:54 PM PDT with 36 Recommends
in the Sunday New York Times Magazine. How Did Economists Get It So Wrong? covers a great ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 25 comments on Sat Sep 05, 2009 at 09:17 PM PDT with 34 Recommends