The Israeli inventor may have some good ideas but he has a better gift of gab and a talent for negotiating. How else could he cast his spells?
Thomas Piketty’s book is a bestseller for a good reason. It uses historical data to show the rich must get richer. But from manmade capital or natural land?
Governments are like banks. Banks are happy to lend if you’re already rich. Politicians subsidize if your business is already big.
Bike infrastructure can return $24 for every dollar spent by city governments. We add that the funds can even come from bike lanes.
Investors Daily warns its readers away from firms over-paying their CEOs thanks to their lobbying Congress; it doesn’t trickle down.
Peter Barnes has succeeded at making money and doing good. He founded the Credo phone company and promotes the commons.
Israel’s bombing of Gaza has not stopped its rocket attacks, so it is counterproductive. But what else could Israel try to do?
NEF, a leading think tank, promotes social and environmental justice so that the economy will work for people and planet.
Shady magnates and corrupt politicians from all over the globe stash their ill-gotten gains in condos on prime sites.
If we do not overcome our dysfunctional political system to control immigration, will most Americans have any future?
Besides hiring, what else rose quickly? Bureaucracy? Inflation? Taxes? Corporate welfare? How else can we divide the pie?
Government can guarantee extra money for everyone when they can’t even guarantee social security or price stability?
Some conservatives and Republicans warm up to the idea of disruptive innovation. Next will they halt corporate welfare?