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The Oil and the Glory

The Fed, and why $105 oil prices may be a bubble

President Barack Obama says demand is at the heart of oil prices -- the global economic recovery, he told an audience yesterday at Georgetown University, ...

Daniel W. Drezner

On the radio tonight

I'll be on Outside the Beltway radio from 7-8 PM EST to talk about the day's events. Click here to listen.

Daniel W. Drezner

Liveblogging the Obama presser

There are many quadrennial rites of occasion -- the Olympics, the World Cup, the, er... [C'mon, you need one more!!--ed.] the Quadrennial Defense Review [Nice ...

Daniel W. Drezner

Meet the newest neocon

I'm 50% convinced that Paul Krugman's op-ed today is correct, and the moderates wound up damaging the stimulus more than they improved it.  The thing ...

Daniel W. Drezner

Your ten second summary of the New York Times op-ed page

Shorter Paul Krugman:  "We're headed for deflation and depression, we need a really big stimulus, and if Barack Obama keeps trying to placate Republicans in ...

Daniel W. Drezner

The foreign twist to complaints about the stimulus

As I've said before, in recent months there is a danger of creeping protectionism getting in the way of countries enacting expansionary fiscal policies (and ...

Daniel W. Drezner

Speaking for my interest group, I think the stimulus package is a fine idea

Writing in the Financial Times, Jeffrey Sachs fires a warning shot across the bow of stimulus enthusiasts:The US debate over the fiscal stimulus is remarkable ...

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