Economists For Sale

Economists widely believe themselves to be social scientists.  And gosh-darn rigorous scientists at that - I mean just look at all that esoteric math!  Why, why it looks just like physics!  (well, 19th century physics at least).   As everybody knows, real scientists observe things. They observe nature, experiments, phenomena.Economists are supposed to observe and … Continue reading Economists For Sale

Prank Phone Call Reveals the Real Wisconsin Governor

Governor Scott Walker in Wisconsin gets totally pranked and reveals a lot.  No, it's not about the money. It's about busting the unions and he'll lie if he has to.  From Yves Smith, the author of Econned and a blogger extrordinaire  at naked capitalism : The Beast’s “David Koch” Speaks to Wisconsin Governor Walker I … Continue reading Prank Phone Call Reveals the Real Wisconsin Governor