Read my latest Oxford University Press blog post on the single-payer reform proposed by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT).
Remember when “liberal” became the insult of choice among Republicans? Apparently, “Keynesian” has now taken on that status for Republican economists. Never mind that Keynesian is ill-defined (old Keynesian? new Keynesian? the Keynesian part of the neoclassical synthesis?)–making Keynesian a dirty word and applying it to those with whom you disagree has become the tactic … Read moreAlan Meltzer’s straw “Keynesian”