September 15, 2021

SHI 9.15.21 – Beware the Big Dog

The big dog?  That would be the Federal Reserve.  They may not have a more accurate crystal ball, but they have their fingers on the pulse […]
September 8, 2021

SHI 9.8.21 – The Next Big Scare

Lurking around the corner, we’re told, is a growing problem.  No, I’m not referring to the next Covid variant.  This is an economic blog.  🙂   […]
September 1, 2021

SHI 8.31.21 – Looking for Inflation

Look no further … it’s right here. Blame Covid.   According to Drewry (see below), the cost of shipping a 40-foot container from Shanghai to Los […]
August 25, 2021

SHI 8.25.21 – The Steakhouse, Hawaii and Delta

The Delta variant is causing a lot of problems.  Globally.  The Governor of Hawaii has asked us to cancel any non-essential trips to his island paradise. […]