The Pastrami Principle – Paul Krugman – The New York Times

Paul Krugman, Laureate of the Sveriges Riksban...

Paul Krugman, Laureate of the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2008 at a press conference at the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences in Stockholm (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

This is an interesting read from Paul Krugman, in his NYT op-ed blog. Check it ou!

Beware politicians — Republican or Democratic — who sneer at voters.

Source: The Pastrami Principle – The New York Times

Whilst I respect Krugman on economic issues, politically he’s too liberal and biassed against conservative values for me.


My top ten blogs in 2014..

Deutsch: Paris: Eiffelturm und Marsfeld

Deutsch: Paris: Eiffelturm und Marsfeld (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

I thought that it would be interesting to share my top ten blogs in 2014, ranked by number of hits (with most popular first):

  1. The Portuguese and The Crisis: An analysis – Timothy Bancroft-Hinchey – English
  2. The Fall of France – Paul Krugman –
  3. The wacky economics of Germany’s parallel universe – Wolfgang Münchau –
  4. Why I am obsessed by austerity – Simon Wren-Lewis – Mainly Macro
  5. Martin Wolf’s ‘The Shifts and the Shocks’ – Joseph Stiglitz –
  6. BBC – Travel – Two days in Siena, Italy : Tuscany
  7. A gaffe-prone Japan is a danger to peace in Asia – Gideon Rachman –
  8. Chinese lenders grow wary of Russia –
  9. How to Reinvent Yourself After 50 – Dorie Clark – Harvard Business Review
  10. Conservative Putin & the Western Media – Xavier Lerma – English

Any thoughts or emerging threads?