Moving House — Gradually…

I’m not posting here much anymore — which is not to say that I won’t. But I’m finding it better to post better researched — and better read — pieces over at Naked Capitalism… one of the most widely read financial and economic blogs on the net. Here’s my last post –  and although we haven’t formalised an agreement, I seem to be posting around once a week. Ch-ch-check it out.

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Philip Pilkington is a London-based economist and member of the Political Economy Research Group (PERG) at Kingston University. You can follow him on Twitter at @pilkingtonphil.
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7 Responses to Moving House — Gradually…

  1. Glen says:

    Hi Philip, I love your interviews over at NC. If I could make a request, it would be for you to interview Ralph Gomory. Paul Craig Roberts, the co -founder of Reganomics beleives that Gomory deserves a Noble Prize for his work on trade theroy. With an endorsement like that, those on the right would have a hard time dismissing Gomory’s work. It would be a shame for Gomory to remain the best economist that few have heard of.

    There are few in this world so able and convincingly whom can lay bare the falsehoods we hear about globalization and freetrade.

  2. Glen says:

    Yes he has a book. “Global Trade and Conflicting National Interests (Lionel Robbins Lectures)” and “A Ricardo model with economies of scale”

    He has some articles on The Huffington Post which should be mandatory reading. He also has his his own theorem. Gomory’s Theorem. You should check out his CV. en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ralph_E._Gomory

    Trust me on this, Ralph is the best

  3. Glen says:

    Hi Philip,

    In case the Craig Roberts link scared you off, I posted the summaries of Ralph’s Huffington Post articles below, so you can see what he is getting at. I merely pointed out the Roberts endorsement to highlight that Ralph’s views, grounded in logic and fact as they are, transcend partisanship. While your interviews with Dean Baker and Steve Keene provided valuable insight, what Ralph brings to the table is different.

    It was your interviews with Dean and Steve that prompted me to ask you to do the same with Ralph. It is unfortunate that most of the press is il-equipped to discuss the issues with economists. That is not a doubt that I have with you.

    Cheers

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  4. Glen says:

    Hi Phil,

    I don’t know if you are still interested in Ralph’s views, if so you might find his testimony before the U.S. – China Economic and Security Review Commission of interest.

    http://www.uscc.gov/hearings/2011hearings/written_testimonies/11_06_15_wrt/11_06_15_gomory_testimony.pdf

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