Re: “The Piketty panic” (Paul Krugman column, 4-27).
Are there any more self-important groups than those occupying the ivory towers of academia? And Ivy League economics professors are the worst of the lot. Krugman is a particularly great example of an egotistical academic.
Krugman, like all of the Keynesians, thinks that government-enforced wealth redistribution is the key to economic nirvana, but I don’t see them offering up their wealth to the Gods of Big Government. In fact, an Internet search for “Paul Krugman’s house” yields a nice bird’s eye view of Krugman’s digs near Princeton University. As it turns …