Bill Mitchell Archive

Geithner- We’re going to try to get the biggest deal possible

Bill’s blog, below, as always, is well worth a read. And note today’s news, where, of all things, the Democrats are trying to position themselves as larger deficit cutters than the Republicans: “We’re going to try to get the biggest deal possible, a deal that’s best for the economy, not just in ...Read More

Death by 1000 cuts: The economics of innocent subversion

Even NY Fed Chief Bill Dudley, well aware of his role as a manager of expectations, is worried: Dudley Headlines: DUDLEY SAYS IMPORTANT NOT TO OVERREACT TO RISING INFLATION DUDLEY ATTRIBUTES LOSS OF MOMENTUM TO RISING OIL PRICES DUDLEY SAYS U.S. ECONOMY LOST SOME MOMENTUM IN PAST TWO MONTHS Last I heard ...Read More

Professor Bill Mitchell on inflation

Zimbabwe for hyperventilators 101 A very good read. Today’s hyper inflation fears due to ‘money printing’ are pure fear mongering. My comment to Bill in support of his article: Russia in 1998 is an example of how much the flat earth economists are wrong in what determines the value of a currency ...Read More

Billyblog

Professor Bill Mitchell’s blog is about as good as it gets if you have 20 minutes for a comprehensive, scholarly review of how it all works: billy blog ...Read More

Mitchell on Koo

[Skip to the end] Professor Mitchell at his finest! Billy Blog: Immediate cuts to budget deficit will worsen recession [top] ...Read More

billy blog

[Skip to the end] Bill’s done an excellent job on the workings of monetary system. Click on when you have an extra 15 or 20 minutes to go through it. billy blog [top] ...Read More

From Professor Mitchell

[Skip to the end] The JG is job guarantee, and it’s identical to ELR which is simply offering a national service job to anyone willing and able to work. Bill is based in Australia, and his book can be ordered from this website. He is one of the few who is ‘in ...Read More