W.W. Wickett profile image 60

Why are we still listening to the majority of economists?


The vast majority of the institution of economics failed to foresee the financial crises and now that we suffer through it the same number of economists are incapable of providing salient answers on how to get us out of this quagmire. Yet the established norm is to continue to follow whatever it is they say we should do, in spite of the repeated failure of their suggestions. Simply put, they have proven that they are incapable, so why are we still following their edicts?

 

sort by best latest

Freeway Flyer profile image83

Paul Swendson (Freeway Flyer) says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

6 years ago
 |  Comment
Thesource profile image78

Thesource says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

6 years ago
 |  Comment
Neil Sperling profile image88

Neil Sperling says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

6 years ago
 |  Comment