Kui nii lihtsalt kirjutatud artikkel jääb sulle täiesti arusaamatuks, et sa kohe mitte midagi aru ei saa, siis sa võiksid kaaluda mitte majanduse vallas sõna võtmist? Samuti üldse mitte pea murdmist majanduspoliitika üle. Ma arvan, et sellisel juhul käib majanduse üle arutlemine sulle üle jõu.
by John T. Harvey
With the presidential campaign season in full swing, a number of hopefuls have made a point of specifying the monetary cost of various government programs. Some have done so in the context of how they will finance their own ideas while others have used the opportunity to argue that we can’t afford to pay for the programs we already have in place. In both cases, however, they are missing a fundamental point: at the national level, money is not the issue, resources are. Furthermore, once this becomes clear, it is evident that not only can we can “afford” everything currently in place, we can do more. There is such thing as a free lunch when we have idle resources and how much money we have has absolutely no bearing on this……..