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March 06, 2013
Dow makes up what it lost to reach record high
The Dow Jones Industrial Average reached 14,253.77, a record high, going past the 14,198.1 it...
February 21, 2013
From risk-taking to risk-averse
Economics columnist Robert J. Samuelson says that the reason economic recovery is so slow in...
February 08, 2013
Economic stimulus as narcotic
Some business teachers and managing consultants still use their yellowed notes about Japan's economic success,...
August 02, 2012
The Glass-Steagall myth
According to the left, the financial crisis was caused in large measure by the repeal...
May 21, 2012
Austerity vs. the Obama approach
Europeans are torn about the best approach to fix their messed-up economies: austerity (cutting government...
December 09, 2011
Just printing more money
Historian Richard Striner proposes a solution for our economic woes: Using the monetary methods of...
November 11, 2011
Can natural gas ignite the economy?
New technology is unlocking vast amounts of natural gas in the United States, enough to...
November 03, 2011
Beware of Greeks fearing gifts
The Greeks founded Europe, and now they may end it. And the vehicle for both...
October 21, 2011
Why is Wall Street supporting Obama?
Democrats are attacking Republicans as lackeys for Wall Street. President Obama has thrown his support...
October 19, 2011
One side effect of the foreclosure crisis: Many banks do not want to hold and...
October 11, 2011
It’s the European economy, dummkopf!
Ezra Klein argues that neither presidents nor congress, no matter which party, will be able...
September 22, 2011
Europe’s problem and our problem
Economics columnist Robert J. Samuelson gives a good explanation of what's going on in the...
September 20, 2011
Liberals and their language
George Will, picking up on some themes we have blogged about here, notes not only...
September 16, 2011
China as economic savior?
Europe is in even worse economic shape than we are, with first Greece and now...
September 15, 2011
Poverty rate soars to one in six
According to the latest census data, nearly one in six Americans are poor: Amid a...
September 13, 2011
The housing market & the economy
Attention is now on "jobs, jobs, jobs." Earlier, the attention was on "economic stimulus." But...
September 09, 2011
Provisions of Obama’s jobs plan
The president unveiled his jobs package last night to a joint session of Congress. Here...
September 06, 2011
Here is a rather more optimistic assessment of the economy, based on the plans of...
August 29, 2011
Inflation as a solution
Some economists are suggesting that a cure for our economic woes would be for the...
August 26, 2011
Tax breaks as ‘Tax expenditures’
A major proposal to address the deficit is to eliminate various tax deductions--such as for...
August 22, 2011
A plague on both your houses
Allan Sloan, an editor of Fortune, blames BOTH tea party conservatives AND the Obama administration...
August 19, 2011
Obama’s new stimulus plan
President Obama will soon propose a new economic stimulus plan, one that will combine tax...
July 21, 2011
The 19th Century Depression
Canadian historian Francois Furstenberg reminds us of the economic depression that America had to struggle...
June 27, 2011
The great comic book bubble
Jonathan V. Last offers a fascinating mashup of two of my favorite topics: comic books...
June 13, 2011
Is ending a bad program a tax increase?
Senator Tom Coburn, who represents my natal state of Oklahoma, is probably the biggest deficit...
December 08, 2009
Those Christians caused the economy to crash!
Throughout history, societies facing a crisis have blamed unpopular minority groups, turning them into scapegoats....
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