First the stimulus wasn’t big enough. Now the earthquake isn’t big enough. Paul Krugman:
People on twitter might be joking, but in all seriousness, we would see a bigger boost in spending and hence economic growth if the earthquake had done more damage.
I honestly cannot tell if I am being had here. I hope I am.
Where’s the Nikkei opening today?
UPDATE: A joke it was, or an impostor, at any rate. Why is it hard to tell Paul Krugman from “Paul Krugman”? Well . . .