Jonathan Kirshner is Professor of Political Science at Boston College. He is the author of American Power after the Financial Crisis.
The Fire Last Time
What our financial saviors have failed to grasp about the Great Recession....
Confessions of a Left-Conservative: Norman Mailer in the Library of America
An essential writer in his quintessential decade....
Mervyn King’s "The End of Alchemy" is a book that demands close attention....
Mathematician, Statesman, Philosopher: The Life of John Maynard Keynes
Keynes, as Keynes, remains largely unknown and unappreciated: reduced to clichés, or, most commonly, invoked as an epithet....
Back to the Next Great Recession
Eichengreen's main point about the Great Recession is well taken: we ought to stop patting ourselves on the back and take a much harder look at what we got wrong....
BLARB BLOG POSTS
Adam Tooze’s Crashed: From the Global Financial Crisis to Know-Nothing Nativism
Surviving the Emerging Dark Age: Towards a New Counterculture
This is the Spanish Civil War
The Kardashian Candidate