Comment on macroeconomic issues
Thursday, 30 March 2017
Lessons from Brexit
Even if at some late hour Brexit does not happen for some reason , we will still have seen the country vote for and parliament approve a me...
Tuesday, 28 March 2017
One vote that rules them all
As Justin Lewis recalls , an Ipsos Mori poll just before the EU referendum “found that while most people (70% to 17%) did not believe a cla...
Sunday, 26 March 2017
On criticising the existence of mainstream economics
I’m very grateful to Unlearning Economics (UE) for writing in a clear and forceful way a defence of the idea that attacking mainstream eco...
Friday, 24 March 2017
The Brexiteers know the war is far from over
It is easy to view the letter from 72 MPs criticising the BBC for being biased against Brexit as just another example of the government pu...
Tuesday, 21 March 2017
Post-truth and propaganda
A long read on why it is time the rest of the media stopped treating Fox as TV news, and some UK tabloids as newspapers. George Osborne...
Sunday, 19 March 2017
A response to Gudgin, Coutts & Gibson
The authors have a post on the Prime website in which they, among other things, respond to two blog posts of mine where I mention their wo...
Saturday, 18 March 2017
Labour MPs are keeping Corbyn in power
If the title seems weird, remember that Corbyn only got onto the ballot in 2015 because some MPs felt it would be good for Labour party dem...
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