Posts Tagged by Japan
|January 6, 2015||Posted by Staff under Economic Principles|
Want to see how economies work? Watch the Land of the Rising Sun. They give a good example of what not to do.
|June 12, 2014||Posted by Staff under Good Press|
The Guardian’s George Monbiot slams his Labour Party for rejecting a tax on land value and caving in to conservatives.
|January 6, 2014||Posted by Staff under Environmental|
Scientists who study the ocean see the floor beneath them went from 1% covered in dead debris to 98% covered covered in two years. What’s up with that?
|December 24, 2013||Posted by Nicholas Rosen under Editorials|
Nick Rosen, our newest blogger, groans at how insider policymakers keep doing what doesn’t work, matching Einstein’s definition of insanity.
|May 9, 2012||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Japan Turns Off Nukes, Africa Plants More Trees Just Proven — Humans Need Nature for their Health Harnessing clean power and planting trees are good — so good theyll raise land values that spur speculation which hurts greenery. We trim, […]
|February 17, 2009||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Mainly because six years of land bubble gone Seven years of so-called wealth gains, gone The latest numbers make you hope government can help us out. But didnt they help us in? We trim, blend, and append five 2009 articles […]
|February 12, 2009||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Did Keynes help Japan in the 90s? Can he help US now? Prominent Economists’ Petition Contradicts Obamas Claim Many people cling to the delusion that a crisis of excess debt can be solved by creating more debt. We trim, blend, […]
|November 23, 2008||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Not sharing society’s surplus creates problems Overworked America Ranks #1 Mental Health Problems While some want the law to mandate down-time, another way is geonomics. Places that shift taxes off work (so you dont have to work as much), onto […]
|April 23, 2007||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Editorial Killing Dolphins and Killing People by Fred E. Foldvary, Senior Editor I was going to write about the killing of dolphins in Japan. Porpoises and dolphins are aquatic mammals of the suborder Odontoceti. (There are also fish called dolphins, […]
|January 9, 2007||Posted by Staff under Archive, Progress Report, The Progress Report|
GM Grains Bring Less Money to Growers Japan Pays Premium for Pure, non-GM Crops The Progress Report has always favored a true free market, not a market laced with favoritism, soaked in special privilege and weighted down with taxes on […]
|August 2, 2004||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
South Africa Needs Bold Actions, Not Bureacracies How Private Ownership Shackles Us All This important article recently appeared in Business Day (South Africa). by Peter Meakin President Thabo Mbeki’s new economic vision is hard to follow. One of his valid […]
|March 17, 2004||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Editorial Outsourcing by Fred E. Foldvary, Senior Editor A company out sources when it contracts with other firms to provide a product rather than producing it internally. The source of the service is outside the company. Nowadays much of outsourcing […]
|October 12, 2003||Posted by Staff under Archive, Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Editorial Japan’s Turnaround by Fred E. Foldvary, Senior Editor Watch Japan. Pressures are mounting on the Japanese government to put the economy back on the growth track. Everybody knows how to do this: cut marginal tax rates. Cut taxes on […]
|October 3, 2003||Posted by Staff under The Progress Report|
Profiting from War and Destruction Corporations Are the Main Victors in Iraq There was a time in the past when going to war meant that everyone was expected to make sacrifices. Soldiers, their families, and the taxpaying public are sacrificing, […]
|February 12, 2003||Posted by Staff under Archive, Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Editorial The Japanese Economy by Fred E. Foldvary, Senior Editor From World War II until 1990, the government of Japan had an industrial policy of attempting to steer the Japanese economy. Certain industries were favored with subsidies and protection, and […]