Liberal pundits of the world, unite!
Thomas Piketty’s utopian notions and authoritarian inclinations do not seem to rattle the left-wing press one bit.
The Obama economic record: The worst five years since World War II
Although some of the policies responsible for slow growth began before Obama took office, he has expanded those policies and added new ones as well.
In a stew over inversions
Consider Obama’s credentials as an economic thinker…
Secular stagnation is a cover-up
It’s a cover up for mistaken economic policies that began in the Bush years and intensified during the Obama administration.
Cost of hiking wages: It’s not just hiring wage cops
There’s a cost to enforce it, too.
Lower benefits, higher jobs — Paul Ryan has it right
Policy makers should carefully observe what’s been happening with lower government employment assistance and higher job growth.
Switzerland still a safe haven for money
Despite United States laws.
GAO: Pentagon should explain why it needs $500B in taxes annually
It would be nice if the Pentagon could at least give Congress evidence it’s trying to understand its purpose for existing and the limits to what it can, or should, do with all the money it gets each year.
Amid current fights, the economy still matters most
There are plenty of troubling indications that today’s economic unhappiness will dominate our politics for years to come.
‘Economic patriotism’ and the end of corporate taxes
Persuasion is far more productive than compulsion, which is why people who don’t produce anything prefer compulsion.
July unemployment: still in the doldrums, but a little wind in the workforce sails
When a true recovery arrives, we won’t need a magnifying glass to see it.