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    René Magritte and US Job Creation

    Dec 13, 13 • 254 Views • Developing Economies, Economic Debates, Economic Growth, Economic History, Economic Thinkers, Government, International Trade and Finance, Labor, Macroeconomic Measurement, Regulation, Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    Hearing people say that 1.5 million new health care jobs were an economic “bright spot,” I thought of the surrealist artist, René Magritte, who showed us that all is not as it appears. Let’s start with an excellent NPR Planet Money