October 4, 2017

SHI 10/4/17: Their Own Set of Facts

  “Everyone is entitled to his own opinion, but not his own facts” … is a famous quote from the infamous Senator Pat Moynihan.   And spot […]
September 27, 2017

SHI 9/27/17: If You Like Puzzles …

  Let me start with a 9/25/17 quote from the Deputy Managing Director of the IMF:  “What makes this slowdown <in productivity growth> more puzzling is […]
September 20, 2017

SHI 9/20/17: The Great, Golden State

  Which is pretty darn impressive, considering we’re simply a state.  Not a country.  So what happens in California is important — for Californians, and the […]
September 13, 2017

SHI 9/13/17: Inflation Accelerates!

  No, no… not here in the US.   Across the pond — in the UK.   Just as I predicted in my October 15, 2016 SHI update.  […]