Nobel laureate. Op-Ed columnist, @nytopinion. Author, “The Return of Depression Economics,” “The Great Unraveling,” "Arguing With Zombies," + more.
One problem I had with Powell's speech yesterday was that all the charts were YoY, which probably miss much of the disinflationary news of recent months 3/
Global Entry already uses facial recognition — you don't even scan your passport. Convenient but spooky
I'm in a room full of men in suits saying that today's wage print means higher inflation and interest rates. Meanwhile, the 10-year Treasury. ????
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/
Undoing Roe is awful. Kneecapping environmental regulation is existential. This Supreme Court has just come down on the side of civilizational collapse.
Future historians — if there are any future historians, that is, if civilization doesn't collapse — will be astonished that we let the planet burn for the sake of an industry that employs less than 3 percent of workers even in West Virginia
Not the only one saying this: Puerto Rico and USVI contain millions of US citizens. Why aren't Congress and WH focused on disaster relief?