Posts Tagged ‘confirmation bias’

  • The Congress and the Fiscal Cliff

    A Clunker Stimulus?

    Feb 15, 12 • 207 Views • Behavioral Economics, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Economic Debates, Economic History, Government, Households, Macroeconomic Measurement, Thinking Economically, UncategorizedNo Comments

    It would be so nice if we could say, “Yes, the 2009 stimulus was a good idea,” or “No, it was not.” Instead, the debate continues. Discussing his new book, journalist Michael Grabell tells us that we are unnecessarily dividing