Aug 18, 2021 06:23 PM IST
The costs of solar and wind power have plunged to the point that any modest incentives could bring down fossil fuel use rapidly
- Aug 17, 2021 05:54 PM IST
Those opposed to action against climate change have always turned to multiple lines of defence. Sadly, it’s taking them nowhere
- Jun 22, 2021 06:36 PM IST
Both recent data and statements from the Federal Reserve have punctured the case for a sustained outbreak of inflation
- May 21, 2021 09:20 AM IST
Gold suffers from a lot of the same problems as cryptocurrencies - you can't actually use it to buy anything.
- Mar 30, 2021 04:33 PM IST
Elected Republicans still stick to right-wing economic policies that favour the rich, but short-change the working class
- Mar 16, 2021 03:55 PM IST
How will we live once the pandemic recedes? Nobody really knows
- Feb 23, 2021 04:55 PM IST
Does the free market ensure that the whole system works under stress? Probably not
- Jan 15, 2021 03:57 PM IST
The rescue package Biden unveiled Thursday already indicates he won’t exhibit the excessive caution that inhibited President Barack Obama’s response to economic crisis
- Jan 08, 2021 04:42 PM IST
Donald Trump is indeed an authoritarian willing to use violence to achieve his racial nationalist goals. So are many of his supporters. Giving in to fascists doesn’t pacify them, it just encourages them to go further
- Jan 01, 2021 01:22 PM IST
Once widespread vaccination is done, the economy will bounce back. The question is, how big will the bounce be?
- Dec 30, 2020 04:00 PM IST
For the lesson of 2020 is that in a crisis, and to some extent even in calmer times, the government can do a lot to improve people’s lives
- Dec 22, 2020 04:39 PM IST
The aid will be less generous than it was in the spring and summer: $300 a week in enhanced unemployment benefits, rather than $600
- Dec 11, 2020 11:14 PM IST
People struggle to make good choices when it comes to all kinds of financial products, but health insurance is especially confusing, with its mix of technical benefits and fees. Many Americans don’t understand terms like “deductible” or “coinsurance” very well.
- Dec 04, 2020 06:08 PM IST
The new paradigm suggests both that public debt isn’t a major problem and that government borrowing for the right purposes is actually the responsible thing to do
- Sep 06, 2019 06:03 PM IST
The direct impact of the ongoing trade war has been on capital expenditure of businesses, feels Krugman.
- Feb 12, 2019 11:00 AM IST
Paul Krugman is Professor Emeritus of Princeton University's Woodrow Wilson School and was awarded the Nobel Prize in 2008 for his work on economic geography and identifying international trade patterns
- Aug 02, 2018 12:45 PM IST
Krugman who has been a vocal critic of the digital currency gave a two-fold explanation pertaining to the usefulness and future of cryptocurrencies.
- Mar 19, 2018 06:55 PM IST
Conventional economic theory suggests that when an economy progresses, it passes from being predominantly agrarian to having a preponderance of manufacturing, and then becomes services-driven as it attains maturity.
- Mar 19, 2018 04:05 PM IST
"The Nobel prize winning economist, Paul Krugman confirms what we've been saying for over two years now. Mass unemployment is the biggest threat India faces. Unfortunately, we have a PM who lives in denial. Afraid his "Acche Din" PR will take a beating," he said on Twitter.
- Mar 19, 2018 07:38 AM IST
Nobel laureate Paul Krugman, who was in India to speak at News18 Network’s Rising India summit, says that India can now be described as an economic superpower. Edited excerpts...
- Mar 18, 2018 05:19 PM IST
Nobel Laureate stresses India doesn’t have the jobs needed to sustain projected growth, calls for manufacturing sector push
- Mar 17, 2018 03:09 PM IST
Nobel laureate Paul Krugman has said India may be able ride the next wave of globalisation through export of services but cautioned that the country could end up with mass unemployment.
- Jul 05, 2017 07:43 PM IST
Nobel Laureate Paul Krugman addressed the audience in the SBI Mega Conclave on Wednesday.
- Dec 02, 2016 08:14 PM IST
Criticising demonetisation of Rs
500 and Rs 1000 notes, Nobel laureate Paul Krugman today said
it is "highly disruptive" and will not change behaviour of
people who would become more careful and sophisticated in
- Nov 21, 2013 08:56 AM IST
By continuing the practice of compensating for a somewhat softer short-term outlook with upward adjustments thereafter, the FOMC is sidestepping what's being called "secular stagnation" and what Pimco in 2009 labeled the "new normal"â€”namely, a prolonged period of low growth and persistently slow job creation.