Thomas Piketty isn’t just a brilliant economist; he’s a fantastic storyteller
French economist Thomas Piketty drew Paul Krugman, Joseph Stiglitz, and hundreds of eager fans when he appeared in New York City last night. It's because he has found the most compelling explanation yet for inequality.
It doesn’t even make him that rich!
Paul Krugman will make $250,000 when joins City University of New York to work on inequality issues. Ironic? Nope, just the way things work.
His willingness to try a new form of journalism is something that all journalists should support.
Anti-austerians: Probably wrong about the debt, certainly wrong about me
Anti-austerians are probably wrong about the debt, and certainly wrong about me
Feeling perhaps that columnist Paul Krugman hasn't made the point emphatically enough, The New York Times Monday published an op-ed shocker by two academics with the title, "How Austerity Kills." Kills? Yes, kills.
And stimulus. And also some amnesia
That is the overly simplistic question.
You didn’t have to agree with the longtime New York Times columnist to admire his relentlessness.
Joe Scarborough is right about the deficit, but wrong about the solution
Joe Scarborough is right about the deficit, but wrong about the solution.
How income inequality could be slowing our recovery from the Great Recession
Given today’s report of economic contraction, it’s worth tuning in to a recent debate between liberal economists Joseph Stiglitz and Paul Krugman.
Obama said he wouldn't let Republicans practice economic policy extortion. And he prevailed.