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Yet another book to add to the list

Today I did my bit for the economy.  I boosted aggregate demand.  Specifically, I bought a copy of John Maynard Keynes’ seminal work “The General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money” at my local bookshop. Of course, according to standard … Continue reading

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Right on, bro

I stumbled across Noah Smith’s blog Noahpinion a while back, and it’s been on my list of “archive binges waiting to happen” ever since.  After his latest post, I might have to bump it up the list…

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The big picture

[This post is certified 100% fact-free.  It contains only the purest speculation and gobbledygook.  Proceed at your own peril.] There are many different conceptions of what economics is.  To my mind, economics is about three things: incentive, infrastructure and influence.

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