Review of The Return of Depression Economics and the Crisis of 2008

Paul Krugman, The Return of Depression Economics and the Crisis of 2008, Penguin, 208 pages, December 2008

This book will neither disappoint nor surprise Paul Krugman's many enthusiastic readers. It will not disappoint them, because it is full of Krugmanesque insights and written in his usual highly readable style - few economists of his standing can write so entertainingly and with such clarity for the more general audience. And it will not surprise them, because the book is overtly and unasham