Farewell to Fluffy An Englishman in Texas (Tam L). Please read this. Cat Reacts Accordingly to Tin Foil Used to Keep It Off the Counter Time (David L) How the moon formed – new research…

Its very easy to get caught up in the emotions of a potentially life-threatening pandemic. Especially as we enter the phase where infection numbers begin to ramp up dramatically. That is now happening as near…

Sometimes, as the lawyers say, res ipsa loquitur, meaning “the thing speaks for itself”. I believe these three excepts, both individually and in juxtaposition, say a great deal about the war against coronavirus. From Jason…

Yves here. Economics was called political economy before its practitioners adopted scientific pretensions. And I am not sure I agree with the proposition that MMT practitioners regard their role solely or mainly as didactic. People…

The UK has seen slow rates of productivity growth over the past decade (ONS 2020), with output per hour and real wages no higher today than they were prior to the global financial crisis. The…

Public spending at the effective lower bound: The significance of sustainability risks Risk-free interest rates are the main instrument used by central banks in normal times to achieve their inflation objectives and to pursue economic…