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Krugman Speaks Part III

Krugman speaks, the final act: “I was into Minsky before Minsky was cool.”

by Tom Streithorst / June 11, 2009


“Most of what we have been doing in macro for the past thirty years has been spectacularly useless.” In his third and final lecture, “The Night they Reread Minsky”, Paul Krugman confessed the failures of orthodox economics. 798 more words


Minsky raises an eyebrow

Jared Bernstein thinks he may see first signs of the US economy heading towards a new credit-bubble, and reminds us to be alert. In his words: 41 more words

The Minsky Moment

An old New Yorker piece by John Cassidy where he summarizes the main point of Hyman Minsky’s hypothesis:

There are basically five stages in Minsky’s model of the credit cycle: displacement, boom, euphoria, profit taking, and panic. 25 more words

TSM16 Part 1: Future Technologies - Brain Bots & The Light Node

In this monologue I critique Ray Kurzweil’s idea of Brain Bots which he has predicted arising in 2030 and I present an alternative idea I call The Light Node. 337 more words

Stanton: Creating Constructive Dialogue is the Key Management Skill

Thomas H. Stanton.  2012.  Why Some Firms Thrive While Others Fail: Governance and Management Lessons from the Crisis.  New York:  Oxford University Press.

Review by Stephen W. 860 more words


The case for a global recession in 2015

Four years after the end of the Great Recession, it looks as if the U.S. economy might finally be poised for breakout growth.

Monthly job growth in 2014 is, on average, faster than at any point since the financial crisis. 1,013 more words


GS report: China's slowing economy is the cause of the EM collapse

Saturday 11th October, 19:00 HKT
Source: wallstreetcn.com


Still not sure why emerging markets have collapsed recently? Want to know if there’ll be a recurrence of the steep drop in global markets following the Fed’s previous QE tapering announcement? 347 more words