Paul Krugman – Paul Krugman is an American economist, columnist, author and intellectual. He is a professor of economics and international affairs at Princeton University, a centenary professor at the London School of Economics, and an op-ed columnist for The New York Times. In 2008, Krugman won the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences.

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World Affairs Council: Oregon

Category: Bailouts, Economy, Video

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2 Responses to “Paul Krugman: The Global Economy”

  1. V says:

    Other than trying to flog his completely revised textbook, was there any viable solutions outlined?

  2. ya know, I hold no brief for Krugman, nor any beef for that matter, but to call dude an Intellectual, at least, within the purview of Economics, is a bit misplaced.

    especially in view of def. 1 b..

    the cat is well-schooled on Keynes’ monographs–as crippling as they are to the pursuit of understanding the Political Economy–no question, but to think his take, in that field, is fully cultivated, is to mistake the, too-deep, spreading of manure for proper husbandry.