Paul Krugman and Space Aliens from the Planet Keynes

Via Robert Murphy and CNN – Fareed Zakaria talks about Keynes’ concept of paying people to dig holes and then fill them back in.

http://consultingbyrpm.com/blog/2011/08/krugman-and-space-aliens.html

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nhMAV9VLvHA[/youtube]

Is that what they mean when they say Shovel Ready?

What do you think about infrastructure spending and was World War Two an economic savior?  We have had two multi-trillion dollar wars going on for years, why is our economy still in shambles?

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