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Steve Fazzari Podcast Episodes and Extras

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Fazzari on Stimulus and Keynes

EconTalk Episode with Steve Fazzari
Hosted by Russ Roberts

Steve Fazzari of Washington University in St. Louis talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about the economics of Keynesian stimulus. They discuss the stimulus package passed in February 2009 and whether it improved the economy and created jobs. How should claims about its impact be evaluated? What can we know as economists about causal relationships in a complex world? The conversation includes a discussion of the underlying logic of Keynesian stimulus and the effect of the financial crisis on economic research and teaching.

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Fazzari on Keynesian Economics

EconTalk Episode with Steve Fazzari
Hosted by Russ Roberts

Steve Fazzari, of Washington University in St. Louis, talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about Keynesian economics. Fazzari talks about the paradox of thrift, makes the case for a government stimulus plan, and weighs the empirical evidence for a Keynesian worldview.

Size: 30.2 MB
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