May is always an exciting and busy time of year for me. It marks the end of the spring semester, which means holing up for several days to grade exams…
We don't know what we don't know, but we are learning. And what we're learning is pretty alarming.
Debunking Bloomberg with Fadhel Kaboub
An ill-reasoned take on MMT
There were six references to the the government deficit in President Biden’s state of the union address on Tuesday night. Two of them were about blaming…
As I watch—and participate in—the great inflation debate, I find myself thinking back to my time as an undergraduate, studying intermediate…
The "national debt" hit $30 trillion.
Just a quick note to invite you to listen to my keynote presentation for the University of Alberta this evening (9:00 p.m., ET). If you’re interested…
But this was bananas
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Straight talk not bravado
Happy New Year! I’ve enjoyed writing this newsletter and expect to have a lot to say on a wide range of topics in 2022. Last year, I devoted a lot of…