Posts Tagged by economist
|May 3, 2014||Posted by Staff under Good Press|
Thomas Piketty’s bestseller uses data from several countries and centuries to explain inequality.
|April 14, 2014||Posted by Staff under Editorials|
The book, an analysis of the ties between states and bankers, is a fine addition to standard economics albeit incomplete.
|March 1, 2014||Posted by Staff under Editorials|
Why can’t economists predict? Why do they hide behind numbers? Why’s it hard for them and kindergartners to share?
|January 13, 2014||Posted by Staff under Good Press|
The most prominent magazine in the business world talks rationally about public policies that work well for everyone.
|December 26, 2013||Posted by Staff under Editorials|
Economists love to crunch numbers but when the answer is unwanted, it’s out with the good data and in with the bad — no way to run a “science”.
|July 26, 2013||Posted by Staff under Good Press|
The granddaddy of business magazines says, in print, that Governments should make more use of land taxes. Taxes on immovable property are the most growth-friendly. They make it more expensive to buy purely for speculation, restraining booms. Developers don’t hoard undeveloped land. Globalized firms and skilled people can’t dodge them. This 2013 excerpt is from The Economist, Jun 29.