Who Teaches the Fact-Checkers or Why Trump Must Be Wrong?
12 Pages Posted: 23 Mar 2021 Last revised: 30 Mar 2021
Date Written: January 22, 2021
‘Fact-checking’ prepared by reputable economists to refute President Donald Trump’s statement ‘We cannot let the cure be worse than the Problem itself’ challenges economic science and even the authors’ own scientific results. A short review of A. Deaton & A. Case (2020) book fragments and some other pieces show a new choice for the reader: “Partisan Lie, damned Partisan Lie, and Fact-checking”.
Keywords: Value of Statistical Live, Social Distancing, Health and Wealth, Depression, Spanish Flu
JEL Classification: I15, I18, N12
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