April 1, 2016

March Employment Report

This morning, at 5:37 am, I received an email from the US Bureau of Labor Statistics.  Exciting, right?  Jealous? I receive this particular email on the […]
March 31, 2016

The Economics of Murder

Here’s a thought:  Why don’t governments pay people NOT to commit murder?  If the murder rate is unacceptably high, and current law enforcement efforts aren’t effective […]
March 30, 2016

It’s Expensive to Buy a House – In the UK!

How about one more piece on housing?  I think you’ll find this one interesting.  Let’s take a look at England. Back in September of last year, […]
March 30, 2016

SHI Update 3/30/2016

Here’s a quick “Steak House Index” update:  This week, we see a small decline in our index, down to -12.   Here is the current chart and […]