Peter Dawe says:
January 14 2018 at 2:11 pm
A Political Economist is one that chooses their facts to support their political views. An economist looks at the facts and tells us the political basis of the system they are looking at.
Richard Murphy says:
January 14 2018 at 3:22 pm
I am afraid to say that is only the opinion of neoliberal economists Peter
They do claim that
But there is not a single economists in the world who looks at facts objectively – because that is not possible
We all choose our facts – and we have to do so – there is too much evidence to choose from without selection bias ever being a factor
Explaining the universe is a bit of a problem then, eh?