Nobel laureate. Op-Ed columnist, @nytopinion. Author, “The Return of Depression Economics,” “The Great Unraveling,” “The Age of Diminished Expectations” + more.
I wish I thought this really was an area of "bipartisan agreement". But everything I've seen says that the modern GOP is objectively on the side of wealthy tax cheats.
Tim Duy and I seem to be thinking along similar lines. This isn't the Great Recession; we may have a V-shaped recovery once the vaccine is widely distributed 1/
America's response to the coronavirus is the worst in the world, which is shocking and has a lot to do with a leader who is completely unfit, temperamentally and intellectually, for the job 1/
Susan Collins says she's concerned about deficits, and that's why she's voting for the tax bill. I'm watching my weight, and that's why I'm having a huge piece of pie with ice cream.
Another thought on Arizona's numbers: AZ, with 7 million people, is reporting as many new cases per day as the European Union, with 446 million.