January 5, 2011

The Biggest Myths of 2010

Veronique de Rugy

George Gibbs Chair in Political Economy

“Look at all the promises that they made,” de Rugy.  “That by the end of 2010 we would get 3.5 million jobs, 90 percent in the private sector and then without the stimulus unemployment would raise around 8.8 percent. Now we hover around 10 percent.  And spending has been going up.  We’ve spent almost 600 billion dollars.”