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Economic Recovery?

Economic Recovery?

If this is supposed to be an "economic recovery" it sure is pathetic.  In fact, as you will read below, the numbers tell us that this is the worst economic recovery that the American economy has ever seen.  If what we had experienced was a "normal" recession and a "normal" recovery, then jobs, economic...
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Is The Economy Improving?

Is The Economy Improving?

Is the U.S. economy improving?  That is what Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke would have us believe.  Bernanke declared today that the "recovery appears to be proceeding at a moderate pace" and that everything is going pretty much as planned.  Sadly, the mainstream media and most of the American people still seem to have...
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Half of Americans Think We’re in a Depression: Poll

On Thursday, Gallup reported that “More than half of Americans say the U.S. economy is in a recession or a depression despite official data that show a moderate recovery…..The April 20-23 Gallup survey of 1,013 U.S. adults found that only 27 percent said the economy is growing. Twenty-nine percent said the economy is in...
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Why Do People Hate John Maynard Keynes?

Why Do People Hate John Maynard Keynes?

Anyone who spends time on the economics blogs knows that Keynes is blamed for everything from the Wall Street bailouts to quantitative easing. But, why? There’s nothing in Keynes “The General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money” that suggests that he would have supported the bailouts or QE2. Yes, he would have made sure...
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