Bob Murphy

On this final episode of Contra Krugman after nearly five years, we analyze Krugman's horrified response to state reopenings after...
With his usual magnanimity, Krugman declares that the epidemiologists have been completely accurate in their warnings during the pandemic, whereas...
In his attempt to praise Powell and criticize Trump, Krugman admits that the "real economy" is in terrible shape, and...
Krugman is unhappy that the "right wing" is more apt to listen to people he considers quacks than to people...
Guest co-host Richard Ebeling -- who was one of Bob's own economics professors -- joins me to discuss Krugman's qualified...
This episode delves into all the key questions surrounding the economics of the coronavirus crisis: bailouts, Federal Reserve policy, payments...
In a perhaps surprising move for someone who said "deficits matter again" upon Trump's election, Krugman now makes the case...
What really matters, says Krugman, is financial regulation. And only Elizabeth Warren can deliver, because Bernie will expend his political...
Krugman complains that during the Obama years, when deficit spending was desperately needed, obstructionist Republicans opposed it out of what...
Krugman says Greta Thunberg is closer the economics mainstream than are her critics. Quite a few whoppers to deal with...
That's Krugman's message now. Interestingly, back in 2003 the very indicators he's now using to tell us not to worry...
Krugman blames the "austerity" that began a decade ago for ensuing economic ills and political instability. This is a fashionable...