Ep. 28 Income Mobility Really Does Exist, Paul Krugman
We managed to dig out some economics from yet another standard Krugman attack on the Republican Party. This time it’s his skepticism about the existence of very much income mobility in America. We’ll say this: if government programs had the record of success in this area that the (hampered) market economy has, Krugman would never let us hear the end of it.
“On Invincible Ignorance” (March 21, 2016)
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“U.S. Economic Mobility: The Dream and the Data,” by Leila Bengali and Mary Daly
“The Impact of Taxes on Income Mobility,” by Mario Alloza
“Krugman in the 1 Percent,” by Michael Tanner
“Look at the Growth We’d Get from Less Government,” by Bob Murphy
“What’s Wrong with the Poverty Numbers,” by Bob Murphy (PDF)
Ep. 19 Enough About Inequality Already; Here’s the Truth
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Ep. 623 The End of School: Reclaiming Education from the Classroom (Zachary Slayback)
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