Since when is it OK to play games with the economy?

Me and my friends with our senior year AP Macroeconomics teacher. I'm sure she'd like to teach Congress a thing or two.

Ok, I’m confused. I thought people who made economics their career might know a thing or two about the effect a default would have on our economy. I also thought that reasonable people knew when to defer to those who know better than they do, especially those who are as “educated” as our legislators.

Guess I was wrong.

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