December 14, 2016

SHI Update 12/14/16: The FED Speaks

In prior BLOGs, I’ve discussed the concepts of ‘correlation‘ and ‘causation.’ Two events occurring simultaneously, or almost synchronous, doesn’t guarantee a link between the events.  Their proximity […]
December 11, 2016

Balance of Trade, Globalization and Protectionism

For decades, we have completely ignored a huge issue. Notice I didn’t use the word “problem?”   That’s because experts don’t agree it is a problem.   But […]
December 7, 2016

SHI Update 12/7/16: Steaks are Heating UP!

The US economy has been growing for years.   Slowly, but growing nonetheless.  That might be changing. One thing that has definitely changed is the rhetoric coming […]
December 3, 2016

US Labor Markets: Update 12/3/16

Yesterday, the BLS released their “Current Employment Statistics.”  Good news:  The US employment situation is definitely improving. Why You Should Care:   Wage inflation occurs when the […]