Study: Paul Krugman Is America’s Most Correct Columnist


His predictions come true more often on average than anyone else’s. Other frequently correct pundits include Maureen Dowd, Chuck Schumer, and Nancy Pelosi — and, in fact, liberals were more generally correct than conservatives, although Kathleen Parker and Hank Paulsen are pretty reliable. In general, most pundits are no more accurately predictive than a coin toss. [Romenesko] Related: Last week’s New York profile of Krugman [NYM]