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Monday, October 19, 2009

Green jobs

Marginal Revolution: Green jobs: "We're dealing now with something beyond the Keynesian short run and so those extra jobs are a drain of resources from elsewhere. If you wish, sub out the word 'energy' and sub in the word 'agriculture' and then reevaluate the sentence from the vantage point of 1900. Would it truly create net jobs -- much less good jobs -- to trash tractors and industrial fertilizer?"

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