Krugman Battles Austerity Hawks

June 4th, 2012
in econ_news

KrugmanSMALLEconintersect:  Paul Krugman, Princeton Professor, Nobel Laureate and New York Times columnist recently debated two austerity hawks on Jerry Paxman's BBC TV show.  Sitting across the table from Krugman were venture capitalist Jon Moulton, who has a reputation for being outspoken (Wikipedia) and Conservative MP Andrea Leadsom (South Northhamptonshire County).  Paxman should return some of his pay for this show - he really didn't have to be there.  The three combatants, rather panelists, ran their own show.  Read more to see the video.

Follow up:


John Lounsbury

Source: BBC

Hat tip to The Big Picture

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