rob johnson

Trump’s Infrastructure Fantasy a Gift to His Donors

February 15, 2018

The Trump plan promotes the mythology of private sector efficiency and creates private sector monopolies. The danger is that this allows monopolies to charge substantially more than what public goods such as water, roads and railways actually cost

China

January 12, 2016
Economist Rob Johnson says China is undergoing a major transition from an export-led economy to a domestic demand-led economy

Reality Asserts Itself - Robert Johnson

June 15, 2014
Mr. Johnson says the compulsive pressure of money in politics has led to an abandonment of rules other than rules which transfer risk onto the back of the public

Fiscal Cliff “Crisis” Manufactured to Prey on the Weak

December 13, 2012

Rob Johnson: Real crisis is the cost of health care which has nothing to do with Medicare or Medicaid