'Helicopter Money'

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Everything you ever wanted to know about helicopter money: Helicopter money, by Simon Wren-Lewis, Mainly Macro: Periodically articles appear advocating, or discussing, helicopter money. Here is a simple guide to this strange sounding concept. I go in descending order of...

Noted for Your Morning Procrastination for October 22, 2014

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**Over at [Equitable Growth](http://EquitableGrowth.org)--[The Equitablog](http://equitablegrowth.org/blog)** * [For Thursday: Josh Bivens, Brad DeLong, Jeff Madrick, Ylan Mui: How Mainstream Economic Thinking Imperils America - Washington Center for Equitable Growth](http://equitablegrowth.org/2014/10/21/thursday-josh-bivens-brad-delong-jeff-madrick-ylan-mui-mainstream-economic-thinking-imperils-america/) * [Morning Must-Read: Richard Mayhew: Keeping It Like the Kaiser - Washington...

Harmless

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Whole Foods launched its first national ad campaign this week, using a new themeline: “Values Matter.” The ads, created by New York agency Partners & Spade, are upbeat and mostly unobjectionable. “Eat Like an Idealist,” says one. “Healthy Food Does...