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Exam Quote

From an answer to a recent exam in my macropolicy course:
“The US federal government has done all it can to bring us out of a recession. They are spending enough money to increase GDP and have lowered interest rates to boost investment and spending. Therefore, I have decided that if the US government does not recover, I shall become a Monetarist.”
— C. Sanchez.

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Search of the week…

Search msn for “paul samuelson” and you’ll get:
15. Purchase your Collected Scientific Papers of Paul Samuelson at – Always Low Prices! ‘Collected Scientific Papers of Paul Samuelson’ was published in June 1972 by MIT Press. This English language hardcover edition was authored by Paul Samuelson. This title is categorized in the Library of Congress as

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