Economics & Economy

Economics & Economy

What's really happening behind political and business smoke and mirrors.

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WASHINGTON, April 28, 2016 — Recently released figures indicate that U.S. economic growth in the first quarter of 2016 was only 0.5 percent. The...

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WASHINGTON, April 23, 2016 — As I listen to the speeches and the advertisements for the various candidates for president, it seems clear that...

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WASHINGTON, April 22, 2016 – Friday is another one of those trading days we fail to comprehend. Happy talk abounds on investing websites, save...

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WASHINGTON, April 21, 2016 – Very short column today. Trading action in U.S. markets was so strange today that it defied a meaningful description....

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WASHINGTON, April 20, 2016 — Bhutan is a small landlocked country in South Asia, whose generally meek population currently numbers approximately 786,000. This small...

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WASHINGTON, April 20, 2016 – The Obama administration’s myth of an impressive, Democrat-led economic recovery including loads of high-paying middle-class-supporting jobs took another blow...

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WASHINGTON, April 19, 2016 – We’ll try to keep things short today since Tuesday’s stock market action has us confused once again, although that’s...

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If we tax John to give to Mary without providing goods and services directly to Mary, we aren’t dealing with socialism, but with redistribution. If we take John’s business, that’s socialism.

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NEW CASTLE, Pa., April 11, 2016 - Puerto Rico is the Greece of the United States. Like Greece, Puerto Rico is a tourist paradise shifting toward...

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WASHINGTON, April 3, 2016 — Writing April 1 in the New York Times, economist/columnist Paul Krugman continues to espouse his delusional view of President...

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