Notices tagged with economics


  1. Matthew Davidson mjd

    # exam done. Probably passed. My refusal to explain macroeconomic policy in terms of supply and demand curves won't have helped, but I do have some dignity # Statistics tomorrow and then I'm done for another term. Well and truly done. #

    about 4 months ago from web
  2. Matthew Davidson mjd

    Wish I had some money: # #

    about 6 months ago from web
  3. Matthew Davidson mjd

    "[…] our desire to hold money is a barometer of our distrust of our own calculations and conventions concerning the future." # # #

    about 8 months ago from web
  4. Matthew Davidson mjd

    Great half-hour of # stand-up from Ha-Joon Chang: Text version here:

    about 8 months ago from web
  5. Matthew Davidson mjd

    "The # Party are neoliberals. The # are neoliberals on bikes." # Bill Mitchell # #

    about 9 months ago from web
  6. Matthew Davidson mjd

    Pretty good exposition of the credit theory of money: #

    about 11 months ago from web
  7. Matthew Davidson mjd

    Tick, tick, tick… # #

    about a year ago from web
  8. Matthew Davidson mjd

    My first attempt at explaining the smallest possible fraction of Modern Monetary Theory with the smallest possible number of words. Still too long. # #

    about a year ago from web
  9. Matthew Davidson mjd

    Holy crap, I've had yet another day of thinking about # that persuades me that everything I thought I knew yesterday is wrong. Is there any end to this, or is it fallacies all the way down?

    about a year ago from web
  10. Matthew Davidson mjd

    "The problem … is that they all think money grows on rich people" # Stephanie Kelton # #

    about a year ago from web
  11. Matthew Davidson mjd

    Lovely tribute to # by # political economist Ha-Joon Chang: #

    about a year ago from web
  12. Matthew Davidson mjd

    Been to see The Big Short at # Cinema. Really, really good. Funny, accessible # lesson. #

    about a year ago from web in context
  13. Matthew Davidson mjd

    Yay for Yanis Varoufakis, formerly of # #, and now the Greek minister of finance. #

    Thursday, 29-Jan-15 20:26:59 AEDT from web in context
  14. Matthew Davidson mjd

    As far as I can tell, a bunch of random European countries happened to be too far away from a chair when the music stopped in 2007/8 and Germany had a chair strapped to it's arse the whole time. Am I missing something? #

    Thursday, 29-Jan-15 19:13:49 AEDT from web
  15. Matthew Davidson mjd

    "Repeat after me: the Australian economy is not like a household budget". # #

    Friday, 09-Jan-15 17:23:07 AEDT from web in context
  16. Matthew Davidson mjd

    I don't know much about #, but if you are congratulated for your "tiger economy", start hoarding tinned food and distilled water.

    Saturday, 03-Jan-15 19:03:17 AEDT from web
  17. Matthew Davidson mjd

    This sounds terrific. Can't wait till it's not played at our local multiplex, the only cinema within a two hour drive from here. # #

    Sunday, 28-Dec-14 20:48:57 AEDT from web
  18. Matthew Davidson mjd

    Economic crises are in the jaundiced eye of the beholder. #

    Monday, 08-Sep-14 18:24:40 AEST from web
  19. Matthew Davidson mjd

    This is awesome: # #

    Tuesday, 20-May-14 15:35:30 AEST from web in context
  20. Matthew Davidson mjd

    Who's afraid of the 1970s? # # Deprecated: mysql_escape_string(): This function is deprecated; use mysql_real_escape_string() instead. in /var/www/statusnet-0.9.9/lib/popularity.php on line 61

    Thursday, 10-Apr-14 08:54:35 AEST from web