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No austerity anywhere in the world has restored a national economy

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Paul Krugman's recent column looks at the romance between the 'austerians' -- the promoters of austerity for economically troubled nations -- and the need to inflict pain to get economic gain. His bottom line -- no country that has tried austerity has seen a major economic benefit.

My bottom line -- add 'to its people' to the end of Krugman's bottom line and you've got it exactly. There is an obvious economic benefit, but only for a few.
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