Are Americans, with so many success stories, still the most entrepreneurial of peoples despite their aging economy?
At work, poor Americans are robbed of more money than by bank, convenience store, street, and gas station robberies combined.
Voters in Canada’s Winnipeg have a chance to elect a leader with the guts to confront land speculation and thus improve the city.
Solar firms have found friends in sunny California, but if those friendly politicos want to get serious, they must fine polluters.
How did a brood of German street traders emerge, seemingly overnight, to become the prime lenders to modern states?
IMF: a “Big Push” – new infrastructure – doesn’t mean positive spillovers for the rest of the economy; take note, Egypt and India.
“Safe haven” housing markets are fueled by global injustice — plenty of that to go around. Who invests in homeland justice?
Lonely Robin Williams wasn’t alone in his demographic. Suicide is the 4th leading cause of death in the US, way above homicide.
While rich insiders get bailouts and tax breaks the shrinking middle class get little for their taxes and the poor get only crumbs.
The US tax code is loaded with special rules that favor certain taxpayers over others, such as REITs now available for electric utilities.
When people say “profit”, they add in even unfair income like corporate welfare and don’t subtract costs, like waste one imposes.
When people relinquish land for a mere electronic accounting, then you know that electrons have become real money.
What’s wrong with this picture? Those who donate the most to campaigns don’t win them. No wonder the left wants money out!
The Israel-Palestine war is not only about resources. But energy sources are already costly and growing scarce while alternatives lag.
1% of US earners averaged $1.3 million in 2012; the top .01% averaged $30.8 million that year. Lucky them, unlucky economy.