New York Times economist Paul Krugman has made no secret of his dislike for Donald Trump. Krugman has sounded many alarms about Trump, and none were louder than a prediction that his election would be disastrous for the market. That prediction, however, hasn’t matched up with reality:


The shot, from Paul Krugman on election night:

It really does now look like President Donald J. Trump, and markets are plunging. When might we expect them to recover?

Frankly, I find it hard to care much, even though this is my specialty. The disaster for America and the world has so many aspects that the economic ramifications are way down my list of things to fear.

Still, I guess people want an answer: If the question is when markets will recover, a first-pass answer is never.

And the chaser, today:

It’s almost like Krugman has no idea what he’s talking about.

So the only real question remaining is…