Do some children really have to suffer just so the rest of us can get around by car? Or is there a better way to travel that spares children?
The Russian economy is huge so the Russian currency should be stable but it’s not. Oil prices is only part of the story.
Ready to test your geonomic IQ? There are no trick questions involved, but some popular misconceptions get skewered.
Everybody wants to keep the rent from their own land for themselves but if they all toss it into the common kitty and shared, they’d all be better off.
After Google dropped out and R. R. Bowker dropped out, Amazon was the last man standing. Their flag now lies over .book.
The payment for loans is not the natural rate of interest but a rate distorted by actions of banks and governments.
US farm subsidies benefit 19 major insurance corporations and the largest growers. The cash flow lets Wells Fargo, Archer-Daniels-Midland, etc dominate.
This major US magazine notes both libertarians and liberal propose a straight up cash, guaranteed subsidy to everyone.
It’s like the old joke of the operation was successful but the patient died. The economy recovered but more people are poor.
The headlines screamed that China is beating the US but the actual story is a bit more finessed, which often happens in news media.
The banking culture, which puts gain above all else, fuels greed, making bankers more likely to cheat.
It’s good the Federal Communications Commission is getting some money for the citizenry but are they competent to get all on the table?
Modern urban people are to be forgiven if they think land is not important any more. But read on to see just how costly land permission is.
Forget your royalty. Oil and gas companies get fossil fuel from federal lands and pay nothing for at least some of it.
The people in power in China have been making a lot of smart decisions lately, allowing competition, and promise to do so again.