Topic: John Maynard Keynes
When the world's economic powers are slipping toward a global recession, tighter austerity is not the answer.
08/21/2011 05:00 pm
One of the goals of the extension of the Bush-era tax cuts was to get Americans to spend and boost the economy. Is that really what we should be doing?
02/10/2011 03:22 pm
Africa Monitor West Africa Rising: Latin American leaders bolster ties to Africa at World Social Forum
As economies boom on both sides of the South Atlantic, analysts say new lines are being sketched between Africa and Latin America.
02/08/2011 01:40 pm
An ode to the economic recovery – and other news of 2010 – inspired by Clement Clarke Moore's classic Christmas poem.
12/24/2010 12:30 pm
Classic economists John Maynard Keynes and Friedrich August Hayek have a spirited policy debate, in the style of Lewis Carroll.
12/14/2010 06:08 pm
The Fed's quantitative easing is pushing up asset prices elsewhere.
11/30/2010 04:10 am
Even economists don't fully understand the complicated global economy. .
11/29/2010 01:58 pm
Everything happening in the US today happened in Japan in the 1980's. And when their bubble burst, they fell into a decline from which they've never recovered.
10/19/2010 03:35 pm
Governments are obsessing about inflation when the real threat is deflation, preaching the need for belt-tightening when the real problem is inadequate spending
07/28/2010 10:07 am
To avoid a repeat recession, should President Obama spend more, or less?
07/12/2010 04:47 pm