Posts Tagged ‘Reinhart-Rogoff’

6981316debt-interest-rates-krugman-fig.2-2013-nov

http://econintersect.com/b2evolution/blog1.php/2013/12/28/krugman-a-graph-for-reinhart-and-rogoff

A devastating critique of neoclassical econ in 1 paragraph. Institutions matter; duh

Inside the offbeat economics department that debunked Reinhart-Rogoff

We have 3(!) UMASS-Amherst PhDs working at the department of economics at Rollins College–just hired the 3rd one last month w00t!

Chris Garlock and Jay Gordon joined Jesse & i

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Bitcoin (anonymous, peer-to-peer, electronic payments system)

The Reinhart-Rogoff fiasco in which the seminal paper behind austerity policies (tax cuts for rich + cost-cutting for everybody else) is exposed as shockingly sloppy.