Krugman And The Imaginary Treasury Secretary Job Offer
From The Daily Bail
January 16, 2013 - 1:30pm
Krugman turned down the job to replace Geithner as Treasury Secretary, while overlooking the salient fact that no one ever offered him the job. Megalomania is a psychopathological disorder characterized by delusional fantasies of power, relevance, or omnipotence.
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Krugman Turns Down Job As Treasury Secretary...The Problem Is That No One Ever Offered Him The Job
Krugman's NYT Blog - The Irresponsible Keynesian
Yes, I’ve heard about the notion that I should be nominated as Treasury Secretary. I’m flattered, but it really is a bad idea.
Part of the reason is that I am indeed the World’s Worst Administrator — and that does matter. Someone else can do the paperwork — but an administrative job requires making hiring and firing decisions, it means keeping track of many things, and that, to...Continue reading this article »