Artikel-Schlagworte: „Krugman“

Week 1 Post-Krugman-Hubbub

Thursday, 23. April 2009



(E) It was about one week ago that Paul Krugman – winner of the Nobel Prize in Economics, University Professor,  famous NY-Times columnist  and author of several books (eg. “The Return of Depression Economics & the Crisis of 2008″)  – expressed his personal opinion that Austria might go bankcrupt because of the heavy credit involvement in Eastern European countries.



Reading against the downturn

Sunday, 5. April 2009



(E) A book is always an item of the past. The moment it gets published you know that it only contains old information. On the other hand: since even the highest paid analysts failed embarrasingly to make meaningful predections we might as well read books about WHY this crisis could happen. And maybe we get some hints and a little bit of guidance for the future. But certainly some useful ammunitions for fierce discussions about the current economic climate. Three recommendations.