Posts Tagged by Economy
|January 9, 2015||Posted by Staff under Inequality / Concentration|
It’s like the old joke of the operation was successful but the patient died. The economy recovered but more people are poor.
|August 21, 2014||Posted by Staff under Economic Principles|
As long as people insist on getting all their income only from their labor, they will never receive all the pay that they’re due.
|August 20, 2014||Posted by Staff under Economic Principles|
Are Americans, with so many success stories, still the most entrepreneurial of peoples despite their aging economy?
|January 21, 2014||Posted by Staff under Activism, Land Disputes|
Public revulsion over the destruction of rice fields and the subsequent suicides of two elders fueled the protest by thousands.
|December 3, 2013||Posted by Scott Baker under Editorials|
Like his namesake, Saint Francis of Assisi, the new Pope seems to sincerely wish to do something to combat poverty. However, where’s the beef?
|November 22, 2012||Posted by Staff under Holidays, Stories, Thanksgiving|
A Thanksgiving story told by Mason Gaffney.
|May 29, 2012||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under The Progress Report|
In the May 24 New York Review of Books, Paul Krugman writes, The truth is that recovery would be almost ridiculously easy to achieve; all we need is…
|May 12, 2011||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Evidence the US is becoming a two-class society? Why growth may no longer mean jobs That growth and job creation go hand in hand is a basic assumption of our economic conversation — but is it correct? This 2011 article […]
|May 10, 2011||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
The Global Economy’s Corporate Crime Wave Inequality, the new dynamic of history Corruption and global economic forces are creating ever-greater disparities of wealth within societies — the great policy challenge of our time. We trim, blend, and append five articles […]
|May 6, 2011||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Tax loopholes unjustifiable by results Needed — a controlled burn in the tax code The tax code is riddled with provisions that favor one industry or investment over another without any oversight or accounting of the costs. Incentives to lure […]
|May 4, 2011||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Those Debating Economic Policies, Attention Wal-Mart shoppers are running out of money Is this recession going to do a double dip or is it just more widening into a two-class economy and society? It need not be this way. Smart […]
|April 14, 2011||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Home prices fall for seventh month yet Gold and Silver hit record highs again All that free and easy new money for insiders is upping prices, guiding investors into gold, but land has not finished moving the other way. […]
|July 14, 2010||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
China’s frothy property market falters in June Wealth concentration in China exceeds US China is the country with the largest income disparity in the world. While the mainstream press does not much worry about that, they do worry about their […]