“Silence will save me from being wrong (and foolish), but it will also deprive me of the possibility of being right.” -- Igor Stravinsky
Wednesday, February 17, 2010
Great Post from Matt Welch
Given that federal regulatory spending vastly increased during the Bush administration, how, exactly, was deregulation the problem causing the "Great Recession"? As Matt wisely notes, this does not mean that certain deregulations were not harmful, but it does make the overall thesis appear very weird.