Nobel laureate. Op-Ed columnist, @nytopinion. Author, “The Return of Depression Economics,” “The Great Unraveling,” “The Age of Diminished Expectations” + more.

On truth and Trumpism

On truth and Trumpism
timesunion.com — least harmful, will be the urge to make the election seem closer than it is, if only because a close race makes a better story. When many polls are taken, there are bound to be a few outliers, both because of random sampling error and the biases that can creep into survey design.

Truth and Trumpism

Truth and Trumpism
nytimes.com — How will the news media handle the battle between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump? I suspect I know the answer - and it's going to be deeply frustrating. But maybe, just maybe, flagging some common journalistic sins in advance can limit the damage.

Real Exchange Rates and European Adjustment

Real Exchange Rates and European Adjustment
krugman.blogs.nytimes.com — Still in Lisbon, although heading home soon. And I found myself wondering about an empirical question: what would a crude look at the correlation between real exchange rates and trade adjustment look like?

The diabetic economy

hawaiitribune-herald.com — LISBON, Portugal - Things are terrible here in Portugal, but not quite as terrible as they were a couple of years ago. The same thing can be said about the European economy as a whole. That is, I guess, the good news.

Recovery Cockroaches

Recovery Cockroaches
krugman.blogs.nytimes.com — Many years ago a long-time policy wonk gave me a very useful metaphor. Bad ideas, he explained, are like cockroaches: no matter how many times you flush them down the toilet, they just keep coming back. And I guess this is always true.

Europe's Weak Economy: No End In Sight

Ira de los timados

Ira de los timados
debate.com.mx — Por: Paul Krugman Quizá necesitamos un nuevo clisé: Esto no se acaba hasta que Carly Fiorina canta. De cualquier forma, realmente ya terminó... definitivamente del lado demócrata, con alta probabilidad del lado republicano. Y los resultados no podrían diferir más. Piensen en dónde estábamos hace un año.

Paul Krugman: Euirope's diabetic economy

Paul Krugman: Euirope's diabetic economy
heraldtribune.com — LISBON, Portugal - Things are terrible here in Portugal, but not quite as terrible as they were a couple of years ago. The same thing can be said about the European economy as a whole.

Party attitudes toward the base pave way for Trump, Clinton

Party attitudes toward the base pave way for Trump, Clinton
kansascity.com — Maybe we need a new cliche: It ain't over until Carly Fiorina sings. Anyway, it really is over - definitively on the Democratic side, with high probability on the Republican side. And the results couldn't be more different. Think about where we were a year ago.

Weakened European economy continues

Weakened European economy continues
timesunion.com — the positives: the euro area - the group of 19 countries that have adopted a common currency - posted decent growth in the first quarter. [...] for once it was better than growth in the U.S. We complain, rightly, about the slow pace of U.S.
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@paulkrugman Making America great again by running it like a failing Atlantic City casino.

May 06, 2016

From an African-American friend: Next up, a photo of Trump with fried chicken and the caption, "I love blacks!" pic.twitter.com/oXKpQoSWz7

May 06, 2016

Default not in our stars but in our Trump. Awesome Trump’s Idea to Cut National Debt: Get Creditors to Accept Less nyti.ms/26ZpRdM

May 06, 2016

Ryan hesitant on Trump because unsure he supports "conservative principles" -- not the racism thing. Says it all ti.me/1rxemKq

May 04, 2016

From July 28. My political punditizing doesn't look too bad ... Trumped Again nyti.ms/1JOk8sx via @nytimeskrugman


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