Coffee & Markets Number 800: Does Austerity Work?
On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the controversy around a leading economic theory about debt and GDP, yesterday’s Twitter inspired flash crash of the markets and we thank our listeners as we reach show number 800.
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Really Mr. President? The Only Answer You Have Is “Things Could Be Worse”?
“Things could be worse.” That is the best this beaten-down President can say. It reminds me of the scene from that cinema classic Dumb and Dumber. The main characters, Harry and Lloyd, beaten down from their personal (but self made) struggles go on a rant, “We got no food, we got no jobs, our PETS’ HEADS ARE FALLING OFF!” That is the sense of frustration | Read More »