July 8, 2020

SHI 7.8.20 – The Best Bad Idea?

I have a favorite scene from the movie “Argo,” the 2012 Oscar winner for best picture. Here’s the plot:  The year is 1979 – 50 years […]
July 1, 2020

SHI 7.1.20 – Gone Fishing

It appears CHOP won’t host the next ‘summer of love’ festival, two-thirds of the world’s governments have teed up almost $11 trillion in fiscal stimulus, the […]
June 24, 2020

6.24.20 – Positive Pecuniary Externalities

I enjoy reading dense, seemingly opaque, economic papers.  Yeah, I know.  I’m a bit odd. Partially because I am intrigued by the topic, and sometimes because […]
June 17, 2020

SHI 6.17.20 – The Beef Index

Buy, Buy, BUY!   No, I am not paying homage to the *NSYNC song … I’m simply saying that stuff is selling!   All kinds of stuff!  Overall, […]