Miscellaneous debates

Krugman, P., How did economists get it so wrong? NYT Magazine Sept. 6, 2009. Response by John Cochrane, Sept. 11, 2009. Brief rejoinder by Krugman.

López, R., 2005, Trade and growth: Reconciling the macroeconomic and microeconomic evidence, J. of Economic Surveys 19 (4), 623-648.

P. Krugman: Why most economists predictions are wrong, The Red Herring Magazine, June 1998. On the speed of technological change in our epoch.

P. Krugman: The Myth of Asia´s Miracle, Foreign Affairs, Nov. 1994. On The debate about transitional dynamics vs. economic miracles.

Oeppen, J., and J.W. Vaupel, 2002, Broken limits to Life Expectancy, Science Magazine 296, 10 May, 1029-1031.

The Economist

Always read the footnotes in tables!

Corsettis EURO homepage

History of economic thought

W. R. Cline: Meeting the Challenge of Global Warming. Copenhagen Consensus Challenge Paper, March 2004.

Copenhagen Consensus 2004

Global Conscience 2004

P. Sinclair: Optimal inflation, Bank of England Quarterly Bulletin, Autumn 2003.

On the risk of global deflation and other topics: Nouriel Roubini's homepage.