The “Politics” of MMR

Winterspeak thinks we’re all politics.  And so do most other MMTers.  They’ve described us as “supply siders”, “neoliberals” and a “pro-bank political take on MMT”.  This is all very strange coming from people who have built an entire theory around a set of policy proposals.  The main reason why we started MMR was because weRead More

Morning Caffeine 3-23-2012

FRED Joe’s good.  Goldman On New Paper From Delong And Summers Goldman seems to have almost fully embraced PK in their analysis.  tags: PostKeynesianism Goldman IBM’s Watson to Help Memorial Sloan-Kettering With Cancer – Bloomberg I think everybody is underestimating Watson Dallas Fed Calls For Breakup Of Big Banks Just JoeP: Sleeping Sperm (Whales) Social DemocracyRead More

Morning Caffeine 3-22-2012

Austerity or Stimulus? What We Need Is Growth – Bloomberg Cochran almost seems insane in this post. Saving Versus Saving Net Of Investment Asymptosis » Thinking About the Fed Bloomberg Nymex WTI Cushing Crude Oil First Month 321 Crack Spread Analysis – CRK321M1 – Bloomberg Analysis: Turning point in the currency war | Reuters IRead More