Paul Krugman: Anti-Austerity Crusader

Mucci, Alberto
July 2012
In These Times;Jul2012, Vol. 36 Issue 7, p26
An interview with Princeton economics professor, New York Times columnist and Nobel Prize winner, Paul Krugman is presented. When asked about the recession in Europe and high unemployment rate in the U.S. he refers to the increase spending and boost in consumption because the basic of this crisis is lack of demand. He also comments on the role of the European Central Bank and the rest of Europe in crisis and the reason behind using word "depression" in the title of book.


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