Economics

How To Lie With Inflation Statistics…

July 23, 2018 0 Comments
How To Lie With Inflation Statistics…

Inflation is probably one of the most difficult phenomena to understand. It’s such a difficult topic to understand, most people have difficulty defining it. At the very least, it can be defined as a broad increase in the average level of prices throughout the entire economy. Some people also define inflation as simply an increase […]

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and the Dunning-Kruger Effect

July 18, 2018 0 Comments
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and the Dunning-Kruger Effect

Meet Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the latest star of the Democrat Party. She is the front-runner for New York’s 14th District, which covers varies neighborhoods in the borough of Queens and The Bronx. What makes her so special? She has no prior political experience; not much professional experience as far as I can find; she was also […]

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Hillary Clinton Can’t Explain Why Obamacare Cost Are Soaring

May 13, 2016 0 Comments
Hillary Clinton Can’t Explain Why Obamacare Cost Are Soaring

Such a mystery… Of course, the answer to this thought provoking questing is to simply offer more subsidies, because that has worked so well for us in the past… 3,064 total views, 8 views today

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Six Years After Recession, 93% Of Counties Still Haven’t Recovered…

January 13, 2016 0 Comments
Six Years After Recession, 93% Of Counties Still Haven’t Recovered…

President Obama’s track record on the economy has always come under scrutinization; more so with the upcoming 2016 presidential election. However, during the final State of the Union address, Obama decided to defend his record on the economy, by stating, “Anyone claiming that America’s economy is in decline is peddling fiction.” This is most likely […]

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One-Third Insured Americans Made Sacrifices To Pay Medical Bills

January 10, 2016 0 Comments
One-Third Insured Americans Made Sacrifices To Pay Medical Bills

Once upon a time, a freshman U.S. Senator from Illinois decided that he was going to run for president, and something had to be done about the rising cost of health care in this country. In one of this campaign promises, he stated that he was going to work to reduce health care premiums up […]

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Multiple Job Holders On The Rise… Again

January 9, 2016 0 Comments
Multiple Job Holders On The Rise… Again

In the past, wrote a blog entry about the surge in multiple jobholders and how it can be used as a good indicator in pointing out future market trends. Less than one year later, that surge appears to be happening again. Along with the anemic growth in economic output, slow wage growth and weak productivity […]

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Obama’s Gun Control Effectiveness In The Following Charts

January 5, 2016 0 Comments
Obama’s Gun Control Effectiveness In The Following Charts

I certainly hope that he’s earning some commission on these trades… Smith & Wesson Holding Corp: Stum Ruger & Co: These are just the price movements within the last two days. Both companies are up more than 10% on the news, while the Dow and S&P are down so far. It’s been a very good […]

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Sanders’ Scandinavian Welfare Confusions

January 4, 2016 0 Comments
Sanders’ Scandinavian Welfare Confusions

Bernie Sanders, more often than not, is wrong about many things. This is because, more often than not, Sanders is confused about many things. One of the greatest sources of his confusion involves his love lust for the social democracies of the Scandinavian countries. It’s a particular, especially among the progressives, that socialism and welfare […]

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Life After Fed Lift-Off

January 2, 2016 0 Comments
Life After Fed Lift-Off

Once upon a time, small changes in interest rates were seen as a small tool on its ability to fine-tune the economy. Those days seem to be a distant memory; hikes in the Fed Funds Rate are now a testament to our economy’s ability to move past the worst financial crisis in a generation. Of […]

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College Should Be Free, But Not For The Reasons You Think

October 24, 2015 0 Comments
College Should Be Free, But Not For The Reasons You Think

I’ve already discussed the problem with skyrocketing tuition cost, and the many factors (well, the only factor) attributing to that growth. The problem is that none of the policies enacted thus far as worked to mitigate the problem. So, maybe we should consider the possibility of making college available to everyone. That’s a very popular […]

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