Paul Krugman is professor of economics and international affairs at Princeton University and a columnist for The New York Times.
He is also the author or editor of 20 books and more than 200 papers in professional journals and edited volumes. His books include The Great Unraveling: Losing Our Way in the New Century.
"Regulation is not going to get us out of the current crisis, " says economist Paul Krugman. "It's what you do to prevent a recurrence. Basically, we are going to have to figure out which parts of this greatly expanded financial system are, in fact, going to be things that we have to rescue in a crisis."
"If you were going to design a presidential campaign from the Democratic side so as to minimize the chances of actually winning, what would you do?" Economist Paul Krugman has doubts about Obama's chances.
"What's the greatest political crime of this administration--it's certainly the war," says economist Paul Krugman.
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Last Updated: Dec 15, 2010