Professor Steve Keen is a big supporter of Trump’s plan for the economy, but believes it’ll fail for one simple reason. The plan is accompanied by a determination to return the budget to surplus
Steve Keen and I agree on lots of things, but fall on either side of the Brexit camp. One of us believes Britain should have remained to fight EU bureaucracy from the inside, the other suggests the community is fundamentally flawed, along with the concept of free trade, and will collapse soon anyway.
Why is it that we expect our governments to operate without borrowing, whilst many of us are mortgaged to the hilt?
Rising oil prices means energy companies are making mega-profits. I ask @ProfSteveKeen if they should pay a windfall tax on this unexpected income? https://t.co/tSkWwZ80uC