Paul Krugman

Paul Krugman

About Paul Krugman Paul Krugman is the recipient of the 2008 Nobel Prize in Economics. He is a best-selling author, columnist, and blogger for the New York Times, and is a professor of economics and international affairs at Princeton University. Mr. Krugman received his B.A. from Yale University in 1974 and his Ph.D. from MIT……

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TOP NEWS: Economy: September 28th, 2012

Top Stories - Economy

*Krugman: Europe’s Austerity Madness

*BofA to Pay $2.43 Billion to Settle Over Merrill Deal

*US Economy Still Weak, but More Feel Secure

*U.S. revises employment numbers up

*Consumer Spending Rises Along With Prices [MORE…]

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TOP NEWS: Economy: September 10th, 2012

Top Stories - Economy

*Fed Options; Open-Ended Bond-Buying Plan

*U.S. to Cut More Than Half Its Stake in A.I.G.

*Krugman: Obstruct and Exploit

*Corporate Cronyism Harms America

*Low Wages Signal Limits in Consumer Spending [MORE…]

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TOP NEWS: Democracy: September 5th, 2012

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*Michelle Obama Tops Opening Night for Democrats

*Bill Clinton Makes His Case for Obama

*Interview: Obama’s Way

*‘Are You Better Off?’ Answer Less Clear Than in 1980

*Ryan, Rand and the Republican Mind [MORE…]

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TOP NEWS: Democracy: September 4th, 2012

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*With ’08 on Their Minds, Democrats Gather in Charlotte

*Democrats Say U.S. Is Better Off Than Four Years Ago

*A House Speaker Proves a Mighty Fund-Raiser

*Democrats reframe abortion debate

*In Looking Back Four Years, Voters Have Short Memories [MORE…]

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TOP NEWS: Democracy: July 16, 2012

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*No Apologies: Obama Campaign Continues Attacks on Romney *Romney tries to regain momentum with new focus on Obama’s ‘political payoffs’ *Romney’s fundraising potential far from tapped: federal disclosures *Senate Democrats to Seek Campaign-Finance Disclosure Vote *Measuring the Effects of Voter Identification Laws…

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TOP NEWS: Democracy: July 6, 2012

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•Mitt Romney sets GOP fundraising record •The Future of Medicaid •The June jobs report and Obama’s Summer swoon(s) •Shots by Murdoch Play Out to Conservative Core •Obama presses middle class pitch in Ohio tour …

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TOP NEWS: Economy: June 29, 2012

Top Stories - Economy

*Blame Fear, Not Greed, as Firms Hoard Cash *BOE’s King Urges Libor Overhaul *Public pension funds earn record returns *A manifesto for economic sense *Housing Crisis May Last Until 2015…

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TOP NEWS: Democracy: June 25, 2012

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No More Life Without Parole for Juveniles
Polarized Over Health Care, United on Drama of Ruling
Will We Love the Health Care Law If It Dies?
Supreme Court Set to Rule on Arizona Immigration Law
The Real Scandal of Fast and Furious…

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