Category Archives: Music

Infrequent commentary and reviews of musical events and guitars etc.

Travelling across the world today to escape the famine that MMT will cause

I am travelling all day today and I will resurface, in blog terms, on Monday. A quiz will pop up tomorrow as usual. For now a brief excursion into the Dutch press, which has decided to join the wannabees attacking … Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in Admin, Britain, Green New Deal, Music, US economy | 15 Comments

The NAIRU/Output gap scam reprise

It is Wednesday and despite being on the other side of the Planet than usual (in Helsinki at present) I am still not intending to write a detailed blog post today. I am quite busy here – teaching MMT to … Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in Admin, Eurozone, Fiscal Statements, Higher Education, Inflation, MMT Textbook, Music | 14 Comments

Travelling mostly today … but we have events and music

Today I am in Finland after a long flight and have to catch up on things. My usual blog posting will resume tomorrow. Over the page, I have listed the speaking events that I will be involved in over the … Read the rest of this entry »

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Those Imbecilic Keynesianisticists are loose – lock up your … whatever!

It is Wednesday – a blog lite day – sort of. I am travelling a lot today and I have a large report to finish. But I couldn’t resist typing out the term “Keynesianisticists”, which refers to those imbeciles who … Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in Economics, Fiscal Statements, Framing and Language, Hyperinflation, Music | 33 Comments

Nations heading south as austerity continues

On the back of a decelerating inflation rate, Italy in recession, Germany not far behind, terrible PMI in Europe, Eurostat released the latest retail sales data yesterday (February 5, 2019) – Volume of retail trade down by 1.6% in euro … Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in Economics, Eurozone, Music | 17 Comments

The mindless and myopic nature of neoliberalism

A short blog post as per my usual Wednesday behaviour these days. Fiscal austerity manifests in many ways, all of them unpleasant, destructive and unnecessary. Here is one of the more insidious ways that mindless cuts in government programs have … Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in Economics, Music, Reclaim the State | 14 Comments

On holidays again …

I am travelling for most of today across land and water and so have no time to write anything coherent. So it is just a music day to welcome in 2019. Happy New Year to all and lets hope a … Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in Admin, Music | 5 Comments

Still on holidays

The blog is on holiday until Thursday, December 27, 2018. All the best from my local beach (Bar Beach today). Music hints if you click on …

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On holiday

The blog is on holiday until Thursday, December 27, 2018. All the best from my local beach (Nobbys). Today is an economics free zone. Music discussion if you click on …

Posted in Admin, Music | 5 Comments

A cartoon to enjoy while I am travelling …

There will be no blog post as such today – it is Wednesday, so a day I am reserving for other things. But I am also travelling most of today and cannot write much. So today there is a cartoon, … Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in Admin, Music | 5 Comments