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Indeed - but I feel that lets economists off too lightly.

If they are indeed irrelevant, why is that so? What are they doing about it?

They are basically trying to have their cake and eat, pronouncing on everything when it suits them and yet pedalling back to "pure research" with no responsibility for policy whenever they are questioned.

by Metatone (metatone [a|t] gmail (dot) com) on Tue Dec 30th, 2014 at 02:18:20 PM EST
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