Tag Archives: economics

Dismal Scientist (r) on Dismal European Numbers

The numbers on economic performance in Italy, Greece and Spain are not looking all that good. France turned down as well. Continue reading

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Don’t “Deal” me, Bro!

My view on the present last minute push for a “Deal” (a ‘New New Deal’? …) on the US debt and taxes. Continue reading

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Why Secession Will Not Work

If “Demographics Is Destiny” what does that tell us about our ability to ‘quit and start our own game’? Are there insights from human nature into our economic future? Continue reading

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Throw Obama Off The Fiscal Cliff

Ought we just let the Democrats drive this economic bus off the Fiscal Cliff? Continue reading

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Generational Inheritance

What can really be inherited? How can a small new generation support a large old one on plush retirement packages? Continue reading

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