The Unwisdom of Elites

The past three years have been a disaster for most Western economies. The United States has mass long-term unemployment for the first time since the 1930s. Meanwhile, Europe‚Äôs single currency is coming apart at the seams. How did it all go so wrong? Full Story »

Posted by Jon Mitchell - via Tim O'Reilly, Real Clear Politics, New York Times (Most Emailed), Opinion Source, AllTop, New York Times (Opinion), NewsRack (Recession), Mark Pegrum (t), Marc Dangeard (t), miker1717 (t)

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Mike Carlson
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by Mike Carlson - May. 10, 2011

As per his norm, Mr. Krugman once again presents a logical explanation of our economic morass that is based on observation of actual facts as opposed to partisan illogic. Republican & Tea Pary apologists defend those who trashed the economies of the world with ahistorical, short term, knee-jerk, ideological froufrou motivated by personal greed and fear. Mr. Krugman logically points out the foolishness of following the lemmings over the cliff.

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