Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) made a serious blunder in a video she made, mixing up two economists’ names as she tried to explain Keynesian economics.
She went on at length about how “Milton Keynes” predicted an American work week of only 15 hours by 203o because of technology advances, blaming “wealth inequality” for the failure of this prediction to come true in the next 10 years.
Ocasio-Cortez has an economics degree from Boston University and has bragged about her expertise numerous times.
She later acknowledged that she had mixed up the names of Milton Friedman, a staunch free market champion, and John Maynard Keynes–two diametrically opposed economists.
How do her supporters not see how wrong she is about everything?
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