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2 Responses to “Tim Harford: Learning from Failure”

  1. DollarMonopoly says:

    Learning from failure? How about the mainstream economic profession – when are they going to learn? Why are we all acting like sheep scared of our national debt? Does anybody even knows what it is?

    Government debt of a currency issuer is the currency user’s savings as a matter of double entry accounting. It’s just a digital account corresponding to all currency users’ savings in banknotes, deposits, and treasuries. For those of you interested I’ve outlined a laymen’s explanation here –

    Most the academic community continues to trip over itself because of their fundamental misunderstanding of our monetary system.

  2. Finally! A topic I am expert at…..’cept the learnin’ part