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Mankiw's work can be easily understood, including the internal semi-logic, if the basic understanding is that he writes propaganda.


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by Crazy Horse on Thu Jun 27th, 2013 at 01:23:09 PM EST
Well, in short, yes.

But then it should be clearly stated by all concerned that that is what he does. We should see him referred to as "propagandist Greg Mankiw", and not "recipient of the Nobel prize (which isn't a Nobel, I know, but it's usually stated that way) Greg Mankiw".

Earth provides enough to satisfy every man's need, but not every man's greed. Gandhi

by Cyrille (cyrillev domain yahoo.fr) on Fri Jun 28th, 2013 at 02:23:14 AM EST
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