Paul Krugman on Values and Economics

BY Business Desk  January 15, 2010 at 1:49 PM EDT

Paul Solman: To follow up our conversation with Paul Krugman yesterday on how to tackle financial reform, we go ‘up close and personal’ with the Nobel-winning economist today, kicking off with this question I pose to him:

Don’t you think you’re kind of a curious person given your work, your academic background, to be a champion of the left?