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Nobel Prize-winning economist Tax Cuts

Discussion in 'Political Debate & Discussion' started by LeBuick, Jan 23, 2009.

  1. LeBuick

    LeBuick New Member

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    Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman says tax cuts would do little to help the economy. Infrastructure investments are the way out of our situation.

    http://moneynews.newsmax.com/streettalk/krugman_obama_tax_cut/2009/01/20/173403.html

     
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    Oh well....that Nobel Prize should give him more credibility. :rolleyes:
     
  4. LeBuick

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    You mean it doesn't? I thought it meant other economist in the field from all around the world acknowledged the expertise and influence the person contributed on the subject. I believe this should give him some credibility over a person who took politics in school and was given a mic or a keyboard which made them an expert in all subjects.
     
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    You mean "Former Enron Adviser" Paul Krugman.

    Didn't Arafat win a Nobel Prize ?

    Well, a broken clock is still right twice a day.
     
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    If I get a tax cut the money will not help the economy. And the rest of you?
     
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    Tax policy is more of a long-term solution, anyway. Immediate relief must use other means.
     
  8. LeBuick

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    Funny... His prize was for the negotiations at Oslo which theoretically went a long way toward peace. What backfired was the newly formed democracy elected Hamas. That wasn't his fault, he didn't what America wanted and brought them democracy.

    I strongly believe some people/nations should be allowed to vote. Voting in Hamas is a good example of why I say that.
     
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