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Hiring John Boehner would be a bad investment

See my latest op-ed, “Whoever hires John Boehner post-Congress will make a terrible investment,” co-authored with Masami Imai, which appeared in The Guardian.  It is based on an academic article that is forthcoming in the journal Explorations in Economic History.

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Boehner has it wrong

Speaking to the Economic Club of New York House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) said: It’s true that allowing America to default would be irresponsible. But it would be more irresponsible to raise the debt limit without simultaneously taking dramatic steps … Continue reading

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