Paul Krugman in conversation with David McWilliams
Making his hugely-anticipated Kilkenomics debut, economics Nobel Laureate Paul Krugman is professor of economics and international affairs at Princeton University, Centenary Professor at the London School of Economics and an op-ed columnist for The New York Times. In recognition of his influence, The Washington Monthly called him “the most important political columnist in America.” The Asia Times recently called him “the Mick Jagger of political/economic punditry.; and The Economist said he is “the most celebrated economist of his generation.”
Paul is the author or editor of 23 books and more than 200 professional journal articles, many of them on international trade and finance. For more than 20 years, Krugman has written extensively for non-economists, including a monthly column, “The Dismal Science,” for the on-line magazine Slate. He has also been a columnist for Fortune and has published articles in The New Republic, Foreign Policy, Newsweek, and The New York Times Magazine, before joining The New York Times.
His most recent book is End This Depression Now! His previous work, The Return of Depression Economics and the Crisis of 2008 was highly praised and became a New York Times bestseller in both hardcover and paperback.