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Tuesday, April 23, 2013

A New and Improved Macroeconomics

New column:

A New and Improved Macroeconomics, by Mark Thoma: Macroeconomics has not fared well in recent years. The failure of standard macroeconomic models during the financial crisis provided the first big blow to the profession, and the recent discovery of the errors and questionable assumptions in the work of Reinhart and Rogoff further undermined the faith that people have in our models and empirical methods.
What will it take for the macroeconomics profession to do better? ...

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