What good are economists if they can’t predict a crash or get rich?

by Rashmee

Posted on February 18, 2015


What good are economists? asks Robert J. Shiller, which is a bit rich considering he’s one himself. But Professor Shiller, a Nobel laureate in economics who teaches at Yale, isn’t being droll. Or petulant. He’s voicing the bewilderment of many people who just can’t seem to see the point in having economists around to propound … Continue reading “What good are economists if they can’t predict a crash or get rich?”

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Rashmee has lived and worked in several countries in the past decade, including Afghanistan, India, Haiti, Tunisia, the UAE, US and UK