Larry Summers: Why, there’s no harm in inflation at a time like this! Quit worrying! Larry Summers: Hmm, our economy seems to be riddled with bubbles. I wonder what could be causing that! Bob Murphy and I discussed bubbles, inflation, business cycles, and negative interest… Read More
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Many of you know about economist Bob Murphy’s challenge to Paul Krugman to debate. If you don’t — and heck, even if you do — visit KrugmanDebate.com . Pledges for this event are now at over $104,000 . (Bob will update KrugmanDebate.com accordingly this weekend.) This means that if Krugman… Read More
When I saw Bob Murphy give this talk, I knew right away this excerpt about the Washington Post‘s Ezra Klein needed to be a YouTube unto itself. That our society considers Klein and Matt Yglesias to have a lot of valuable things to say reflects… Read More
The great Bob Murphy on the culprits.
Bob Murphy pummels the propagandists in his excellent new book, The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Great Depression and the New Deal .Â Finally someone with a clue about economics tackles these misunderstood episodes. Â Here’s my review .