Sunday, October 10, 2010

Sciences Po Discovers Gender Studies

Très "tendance," tout ça.

Krugman on Lagarde

Paul Krugman questions Christine Lagarde's numbers (but gets her name wrong):

OK, that’s weird. I just taped This Week, which included an interview with Christine Lagard, the French finance minister. In her defense of austerity, she asserted that unemployment in France is down from 9.6 to 9.3. But I looked it up on Eurostat (pdf), which has French unemployment in August at 10.1, up from 9.6 a year ago.