Refine Search

Obama's climate plan long overdue and good for the economy

...Act in 1970 and that businesses did not suffer a "quiet death" when we tackled acid rain in 1990. Harvard economist Paul Krugman concurs. In a recent New York Times column, Krugman notes, "The actual lesson of history - for example, from efforts...
The path to prosperity or bankruptcy?

...trillion dollars during each of his first four years in office. Last summer, the New York Times' columnist and economist Paul Krugman told Business Insider that in order to avoid an economic depression, "Somebody has to spend more than their income...
With inflation checked, a new round of federal spending can create millions of new jobs

...should therefore be restoring full employment. This is a relatively easy thing to do. As Nobel laureate economist Paul Krugman aptly put it: "It's like having a dead battery in a car, and while there may be a lot wrong with the car, you...
The Indie Bestseller List Jonah Lehrer9. "Let's Pretend This Never Happened," by Jenny Lawson10. "End This Depression Now!," by Paul Krugman TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION1. "Fifty Shades of Grey," by E.L. James2. "Fifty Shades Darker," by E.L. James3...
America avoids Europe's austerity nightmare

...happen: such programs push depressed economies even deeper into depression," Nobel-winning Princeton economist Paul Krugman wrote in his New York Times column this week about what he called Europe's "economic suicide."America should take...
Time to protect Main Street

...need do is take a small glimpse into American history.In his New York Times editorial "Why We Regulate", Economist Paul Krugman reminds us that "the risks taken by banks are borne in large part by taxpayers and the economy as a whole" and as...
Energy bill misses some opportunities

The following editorial first appeared in the Anchorage Daily News: New York Times columnist Paul Krugman speaks for many critics when he says the energy bill that recently passed in Congress is "simply an exercise in corporate welfare...
State wages haven't kept up with inflation

...with the fact that the Republican-controlled Congress has refused to raise the minimum wage standard since 1997. Paul Krugman wrote an op-ed piece in the New York Times which commented on a new book entitled "Polarized America: The Dance...
Obama's Cronkite moment?

...I've lost Middle America." Now President Obama appears to have "lost" New York Times liberal economic columnist Paul Krugman. Krugman, who enthusiastically supported the president's redistributionist and stimulus plans, has bowed to the...
New Latin leaders should be role models for Obama

...former Goldman Sachs employees that runs the U.S Treasury Department, and instead appointed Nobel laureate economists Paul Krugman and Joe Stiglitz to key positions including the chairmanship of the Federal Reserve. Instead of Hillary Clinton, who...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback