An economic policy espoused by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) was found to have exactly zero support from top economists in a recent poll. . .
But in a poll from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business of 42 top economists, not one supported the basic tenets of the policy.
One question asked how much they supported the statement, “Countries that borrow in their own currency should not worry about government deficits because they can always create money to finance their debt.”
Another asked, “Countries that borrow in their own currency can finance as much real government spending as they want by creating money.”
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