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The National Enquirer and the Clinton Foundation

The previous post expressed the view that the Clinton Foundation was exactly what it purported to be: A charitable foundation, similar to the thousands of charitable foundations all over the country. 2,781 more words

Three things to remember as you watch Trump, Clinton speeches

Soon you will hire someone for the difficult job of being President of the U.S. As with any talent hunt, you’ll want to take into consideration certain key factors, while eliminating extraneous factors. 1,696 more words

Modern Monetary Theory and European Macroeconomics - book and summer school!

I’m very excited to be working on the index of my book with the above title, which is the last thing I have to prepare before the book goes into production. 155 more words


What this blog is about.

First and foremost it is politically neutral and detests all our political parties with the contempt they so richly deserve. I will attempt to give an economic commentary from the perspective of Modern Money Theory and try to dislodge the litany of lies we are fed daily by classical economics. 134 more words

Money Creation

Changing The Way You Think About Debt.

Debt sucks! Believe me if there’s anybody that understands that it’s me. I’ve been paying off student loans for over a decade, and I’m still about four years from being free of them. 1,607 more words


John Smithin on money (INET video)

It is always interesting to see other economists talk about the very same things that oneself is teaching. I prefer to show much more balance sheets, John Smithin uses puzzles and controversies to structure his lecture. 135 more words