Yves Smith of Naked Capitalism discusses the "settlement" on Counterspin (Extra!'s awesome radio show), and again on Democracy Now!.
Yves Smith had this post at Naked Capitalism: Ken Rogoff Loses It, Calls Criticism of Errors in Debt Paper a "Witch Hunt". .Rogoff was talking to a German center-right German newspaper, "accusing those who criticized the discovery of errors in a widely cited austerity-supporting paper he wrote with Carmen Reinhart as being on a 'witch hunt' and engaging in an 'orchestrated attack…as in the 1950s under McCarthy.'" Yves gives a detailed take-down of this absurd claim (worth reading; for more background about the UMass economists' take-down of Rogoff/Reinhardt's debt paper, see our interview with one of the authors, Bob Pollin, here).
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