Ep. 116 Krugman Hearts the Neocons for Their Principles

6 December 2017     |     Tom Woods     |     5

Krugman is upset that more Republicans aren’t speaking out against the tax bill that’s been in the news. But there’s one bright light for Krugman: the neocons. Lots of them have been soundly anti-Trump, and Krugman appreciates their adherence to principle. (Funny, we don’t recall Krugman ever admiring Ron Paul’s adherence to principle, and his led to far fewer deaths….)

Krugman Blog Post

La Trahison des Clercs, Economics Edition” (December 3, 2017)

Contra Columns

Delong and Krugman make “math error”, while falsely accusing Greg Mankiw of making math error!,” by Casey B. Mulligan
What Economic Research Says About Fiscal Austerity and Higher Tax Rates,” by Bob Murphy
Krugman: Whether Potential GDP Is Up, Down, or Sideways, It’s More Evidence That I’m Right,” by Bob Murphy

Krugman Article Mentioned

Errors and Lies” (May 18, 2015)

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