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Calame v. Krugman

Despite clearly getting his facts wrong in his last column, Krugman declined to run a korrection in today’s column.
NYT Public Editor Byron Calame has tackled the Krugman issue recently, and he must be given some credit for getting Krugman to publish this korrection of one of his previous korrections. But as Don Luskin notes, and as Krugman’s failure to korrect this most recent error demonstrates, Calame has a nightmare of a job in dealing with the factually-challenged Krugman.

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