First we had the paradox of thrift. Now Scott Sumner brings us the Midas paradox. In this book,
Sumner reopens the discussion of the Great Depressionwhy it occurred and why it lasted so
long. The book is the culmination of 30 years of work and it draws on previously unpublished data to give us a fresh look at the most important economic event in the history of the American
Republic. Economists who read it wont be disappointed.
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A BETTER CHOICE: Healthcare Solutions for America
Obamacare remains highly controversial and faces ongoing legal and political challenges. Polls show that by a large margin Americans remain opposed to the healthcare law and seek to repeal and replace it. However, the question is: Replace it with what?