Krugman sees models as intuition pumps.... Summers believes that our models are, at best, filing systems (and at worst tools for misleading the unwary)…
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Things that went whizzing by that I want to remember... First: A Snippet from a Dialogue: Kephalos... Its almost as if the Conservative are “alcoholic …
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First: Best-case—i.e., most optimistic scenario for employment—is employment corresponding to a “true” unemployment rate of 2.5% in 2023 with core infl…
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Duncan Black: ‘“Everyone” expected a big jobs number today, everyone was all set for their “ZOMG LABOR SHORTAGE CANCEL THE UI” pitches, and then it was…
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Things that went whizzing by that I want to remember... First: Kevin Kwok: Populism: 'We have lived in the golden era provided by the industrial revolu…
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A preview of my weekly read-around for the Washington Center for Equitable Growth...
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Things that went whizzing by that I want to remember... First:Ian Leslie: Biden's Bet: ‘Biden... is... hinting at... “I think they’re going to write ab…
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The fact that core inflation is rising on the back of substantial GDP growth and declining unemployment should not come as a surprise. Those who are wr…
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PODCAST: Hexapodia XIII: "Mandated Interoperability": We Can't Make It Work, or Can We?Listen now | With Cory Doctorow; Noah Smith & Brad DeLong's 30:00 < Weekly Podcast < 60:00: Key Insights: Cory Doctorow is AWESOME!It is depressing. We…
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Things that went whizzing by that I want to remember... First: Zeynep Tufekci: Sunday Open Thread for Subscribers: ‘We had most of the science we neede…
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This, I thought, was an interview that turned out very well... The Best Books on the Classical Economists: They were an eclectic bunch, including, amon…
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My testimony before Sen. Sherrod Brown's subcommittee... Chairman Brown, Senator DeMint, other Members of the Committee: It is always an honor to be in…
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