Thursday, September 8, 2011

A Forthright Socialist

At last, a Socialist with the courage to say that la règle d'or is nonsense. Unfortunately, he's not running:


Dionyssis G. Dimitrakopoulos said...

Thanks for this. He is - again - right. Making policy of any kind (and economic policy in particular) cannot be reduced to making a rule.

Louis said...

And you must have noticed his interview with Jauvert, where he makes several good points, although I think he sorely mishudges the intentions of Sarkozy on re-integrating NATO circa 2009:

As an aside, the "teamwork" between Chirac and Jospin must have been a sight to behold. Two very different personnalities.