Discussion Questions on Blinder, "Keynesian Economics"
1. Blinder maintains that Keynesian economics contains six principal tenets. Paraphrase each of them in your own words. Which of those tenets seem to you correct? Which seem questionable?
2. In listing the tenets, Blinder sketches some of the ways that those who are not Keynesians disagree. Are these disagreements (1) in methodology, (2) in theoretical commitments, (3) in judgments about empirical facts, or (4) in values?