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Opinion - Mere criticism of the ECB is no solution | Bruegel

This is an outstanding must-read article by think-tank Bruegel. The seven authors are leading economists, many based in Germany. The article explores two fundamental questions. 352 more words


Do not let migration determine Britain’s place in Europe - Martin Wolf - FT.com

In this excellent, must-read article in the FT Martin Woolf concludes that immigration is not a good reason for choosing Brexit. But he concedes that migration might well determine the outcome of the referendum on whether Britain should leave the… 121 more words


Notes on the money thinking debate: MMT and the Keynesians

Modern Monetary Theory (MMT)/Neo-Chartalism has gained increasing attention last couple of years, i.e. in Bloomberg, and also a lot of interesting critique. Here’s some notes and links. 727 more words


Japan's Descent into Keynesian Parody

It’s very hard to be optimistic about Japan. I’ve even referred to the country as a basket case.

But my concern is not that the country has been mired in stagnation for the past 25 years. 1,058 more words

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McDonnell, Stiglitz & Keynes - The New Economics?

John McDonnell, Labour’s shadow-chancellors has recently delivered what is in my opinion a very solid vision for Labour’s economic policy. In a recent speech McDonnell outlined  Labour’s vision for… 1,814 more words

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Trudeau-nomics: Squandering Canada's Fiscal Legacy, Risking Canada's Economic Progress

In recent weeks, the bureaucrats at both the International Monetary Fund and the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development have recommended that politicians should have a green light to supposedly stimulate growth by increasing the burden of government spending. 542 more words

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