Economists Failed

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Late-2000s Financial Crisis - Background - Role of Economic Forecasting
... The financial crisis was not widely predicted by mainstream economists, who instead spoke of the Great Moderation ... A number of heterodox economists predicted the crisis, with varying arguments ... Dirk Bezemer in his research credits (with supporting argument and estimates of timing) 12 economists with predicting the crisis Dean Baker (US), Wynne Godley (UK), Fred ...

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