Tag «inflation»

A response to Michael Roberts blog “Deficits, debt and deflation after the pandemic”

A response to Michael Roberts blog “Deficits, debt and deflation after the pandemic” at https://thenextrecession.wordpress.com/2020/06/29/deficits-debt-and-deflation-after-the-pandemic/?unapproved=176927&moderation-hash=7b91fc740971d2b4ebfc27ad8b34e2f2#comment-176927 Whewg! I hope ole Robbie has it wrong about inflation. I am on a fixed income and that will be very bad news for such as I. However, I don’t expect that to happen, not soon anyway. I do not think …

Some comments on a Demogrant/Basic income, Inflation and Debt.

  I  made the following comment on a very interesting   blog; probably the best economics blog on the net. It’s  at https://thenextrecession.wordpress.com/2020/05/10/the-debt-dilemma/?unapproved=173560&moderation-hash=69be23ab157f2bf07cb194fccfa6efdb#comment-173560 Hi, Robert. Here is my prescription for what ails the US economy, and every other western economy. Wealth tax on individuals, excess profits tax on corporations. Use the new revenue to repair infrastructure, …