The "Uncertainty" Argument
Ryan Avent: Ffiscal policy: Failure or Failure to Try?

From the delong Twitterstream: September 30, 2011

  • SRT @ebertchicago: Clarence Thomas "inadvertently" forgot $700,000 payment to his wife from a rightist think

  • RT @drgrist: Oh, look, Bjorn Lomborg is losing his funding. #bjornenfreude

  • Martin Wolf Says: Fly the Helicopters!

  • The Global Macro Situation: Paul Krugman Reads Martin Wolf, Who Is Afraid, Very Afraid

  • RT @TimHarford: "That's not the tragedy of the commons. That's the tragedy of you're a dick." Brilliant!

  • RT @TPEconomy: WaPo shocked that austerity weakens the economy (via @DeanBaker13) #journalism

  • The due-process-free assassination of U.S. citizens is now reality - Glenn Greenwald -…

  • R.I.P. Sylvia Robinson (1936-2011)…

  • The Economist on Ron Suskind Such mistakes may be mere annoyances, but others verge on smears.

  • Books: An Unexpected Present: Robert Allen's "Global Economic History"

  • RT @ezraklein: Good point by @mattyglesias on the misguided fiscal moralism lurking behind the misguided weight moralism w/ Christy

  • Tim Duy Tries to Understand Dallas Fed President Richard Fisher