Tagged: economics

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Morning Ed: Economics

The virus gives us the opportunity to remake the economy. Some people are salivating at the prospect.

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Sears, Trump, and the Age of Bull

I believe we are seeing Sears happening on a larger scale with the United States. So why have Lampert & Trump gotten away with their bad leadership?

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I Predict 2021

The Coronavirus Pandemic will change the world in many ways. We just don’t know how it will change.

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It’s Not Time…Yet

The options before us are not “burn the economy down through quarantine” and “burn the economy down through an epidemic”.

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Serving Up a Recession

The COVID-19 epidemic will be the first services recession, and it could be a bad one.

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Kevin Williamson’s Smallest World

A radical libertarian manifesto that deserves to be taken seriously – and rejected. A Review of Kevin Williamson’s “The Smallest Minority: Independent Thinking in the Age of Mob Politics”

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Ordinary World for 7 January, 2019

Your Ordinary World for 7 January 2019 featuring links to stories and points of views you need to start your Monday Morning off right from Ordinary Times.

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UBI in 2018

Universal Basic Income did not have the banner year it’s proponents had hoped for. Who knew it would be so hard to get people to take free money?

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Despite Promises, Another Black Monday for the Mahoning Valley

41 years after Youngstown’s “Black Monday” meant 5,000 lost jobs immediately and tens of thousands more to follow, the Mahoning Valley endures another day of 4-digit job loss with closure of General Motor’s Lordstown complex.

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Jeffersonians vs Hamilitonians Regarding Facebook and Google

A very old argument comes to a contemporary debate. In a fascinating article @Frankpasquale starts at Hayek and runs a thread through Jefferson and Hamilton to the current debate about what, if anything, should be done about the might of Google, Facebook, and other big tech.

Linky Friday: eSpace

This Week: Economics, Education, Entertainment, Mindspace, and Socialspace!