February 25, 2016

Is a Recession Just Around the Corner?

The US economy entered recession territory in November of 1973 and remained there for 16 months. Most economists attribute the economic decline to the quadrupling of […]
February 25, 2016

The Economics of Politics (Part 2)

Well, I meant to finish this BLOG a week or so ago. Sorry…I went skiing in Colorado instead. But I’m back! I finished the first part […]
February 9, 2016

Japan’s Bond Yields and Political Adds: Both Negative!

As I’m taking a brief departure from yesterday’s political commentary, I needed a gimmick to bridge the two concepts. Since they’ve both now gone negative, I […]
February 8, 2016

The Economics of Politics

Earlier today, the Wall Street Journal published an article about “Spain’s Socialists.” I was intrigued and took a look. It was the ‘socialist’ reference that hooked […]