Tag Archives: California

What He Said (Thornberg Christmas Wish List)

As Charlie Munger would say, I have nothing to add. https://beaconecon.com/blog/a_california_christmas_wish_list Advertisements

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Krugman, The ACA, and Petty Factoidism

I’d like to call attention to Paul Krugman’s misleading use of a statistic in a recent Op-Ed. In reaching for some sign of ACA (Obamacare) success Krugman states “so far, so good: in October, 22.5 percent of California enrollees were … Continue reading

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Thornberg (and me) on Prop 13

I promised more on Prop 13. Chris Thornberg is a California small business owner, home owner, and investor. As a “job creator” he’s just the kind of person you’d expect those on the right to celebrate. He’s also an economist … Continue reading

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