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The Homo Economicus Myth

It was a fundamental mistake . . . to interpret economics as the characterization of the behavior of an ideal type, the

Robert Kagan Goes on a Tear

Robert Kagan of the Brookings Institute clearly does not like anyone to challenge his pro-war beliefs. In his view, any opposition to

MMT and Boiling Frogs

As much as its proponents brandish accounting tautologies and purely descriptive claims about government finance, in the end it is 100% political.