Thank gridlock for economic turnaround
The Obama Boom is finally here.
The Bulls Cheer on as the Economy Recovers
Financial adviser Bryan Perry shows us how the bulls win big as the economy experiences its recent recovery.
Overthrow the Establishment to Fix the Economy
Famed investor Wilbur Ross recently told CNBC that “Trump represents a more radical new approach to government that the nation’s economy desperately needs.” He’s right. Trump seeks an overthrow of the establishment. He’s a disrupter. Just what we need to | Read More »
Why We Have, And Probably Will Keep Having, Sluggish Job Growth
Why has the American economy had such sluggish job creation and economic growth? That’s a pretty fundamental question, and one for which most conventional economists offer unsatisfying answers. Clues can be found, I think, in the new book by the | Read More »
Elitist Arrogance, Part II
A basic economic premise holds that when the price of something rises, people seek to economize on its use. They seek substitutes for that which has risen in price. Recent years have seen proposals for an increase in the federal | Read More »
Is Personal Responsibility Obsolete?: Part 2
Too many social problems are conceived of in terms of what “we” can do for “them.” After decades of massive expansions of the welfare state, the answer seems to range from “not very much” to “making matters worse.” Undaunted, people | Read More »
What Would Our Grandparents Think
Please join me on a whirlwind tour around the zany world of modern leftism. Many stops are available, so the following ones were just the first ones I saw. Seeing as President Obama and his fellow leftist ideologues can’t permit | Read More »
More Proof of Gold’s Brilliant Shine
Expert investor Doug Fabian explores one of the hottest investment opportunity – gold and why it may or may not be suitable for you.
Treasury’s Fannie and Freddie rip-off
Gigantic government’s complexity and opacity provide innumerable opportunities for opportunists to act unconstrained by clear law or effective supervision.
American Workers Matter: A Chicago Wake and Wake-Up Call
Circle this date on your calendar: April 22. I’ll be in Chicago that day attending what may be a very significant milestone in American politics and domestic policy.
Slash Corporate Taxes First, Then Yellen Can Normalize
Speaking before a packed audience at the prestigious Economic Club of New York, Fed chair Janet Yellen basically announced that there would be no rate hikes for quite some time — maybe once before year end, maybe not.