Keynesian http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/15232/all en Krugman vs. CNBC http://www.mrc.org/articles/krugman-vs-cnbc <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Krugman can’t stand CNBC … the feeling is mutual. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/liz-thatcher">Liz Thatcher</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Nobel prize winning liberal economist Paul Krugman, who has often <a href="http://krugman.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/07/28/how-did-we-know-the-stimulus-was-too-small/">argued</a> that President Obama’s $831 billion stimulus was too small, has now decided he knows what’s good for everyone’s health (besides government-controlled healthcare). His health advice?</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/krugman-vs-cnbc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Business Media CNBC conscience of a liberal dean baker economist feud Free Market Joe Kernen Keynes Keynesian michelle Caruso-Cabrera New York Times Paul Krugman Squawk Box Thu, 06 Dec 2012 14:49:29 +0000 julia.seymour 41968 at http://www.mrc.org Santelli Urges Focus, Debate over Policy, Instead of Tea Party http://www.mrc.org/articles/santelli-urges-focus-debate-over-policy-instead-tea-party <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/jeff-poor">Jeff Poor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>With the elections looming, one of the centerpieces of the news coverage has been on the Tea Party movement and the types of candidates they’re putting forth. But is that where the focus should be?</p> <br /> <p>According to CNBC CME Group reporter Rick Santelli, it’s a peculiar phenomenon that the Tea Party has been debated more than many of the federal government’s costly initiatives including TARP.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/santelli-urges-focus-debate-over-policy-instead-tea-party" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business candidates commission Deficit Elections Keynesian movement point policies president problem RickSantelli Spending TARP TeaParty term trillion Fri, 29 Oct 2010 21:52:00 +0000 admin 27048 at http://www.mrc.org Media's Zandi Zeitgeist: Government Spending Trumps Tax Cuts http://www.mrc.org/articles/medias-zandi-zeitgeist-government-spending-trumps-tax-cuts <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/jeff-poor">Jeff Poor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>The media did it back in 2001 when President George W. Bush was fighting a recession. They’re doing it again today. Whenever the press discusses what government can do to jumpstart a failing economy, reporters often downplay tax cuts and praise government spending.</p><p>Now the media have found a favorite source to lend credibility to its pro-spending proclivities. Mark Zandi of Moody’s Economy.com is frequently consulted by the press and cited by Democratic politicians for his “Bang for the Buck” chart in which Zandi advocates government spending over tax cuts.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/medias-zandi-zeitgeist-government-spending-trumps-tax-cuts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Taxes Keynesian mccain tax cuts Wed, 04 Feb 2009 18:48:40 +0000 admin 26973 at http://www.mrc.org FNC: Stimulus Plan is Keynesian 'Hogwash' http://www.mrc.org/articles/fnc-stimulus-plan-keynesian-hogwash <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/lauren-oreilly">Lauren O&#039;Reilly</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Winston Churchill famously warned that history repeats itself unless people learn from past mistakes. As Congress debates a massive stimulus bill, critics of the stimulus plan warned about that very possibility on Fox News Channel’s “Bulls &amp; Bears.”</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/fnc-stimulus-plan-keynesian-hogwash" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Economy AmericanRecoveryandReinvestmentAct BrendaButtner Bulls&Bears ericbolling FNC FoxNewsChannel GaryB.Smith JOhnMaynardKeynes Keynesian NancySkinner PatDorsey StimulusPackage TobinSmith Mon, 26 Jan 2009 21:19:13 +0000 admin 26990 at http://www.mrc.org