Economy

The Street Keynesians

According to a poll carried out by the Figaro newspaper, only 17% of the French believe th...

Economy

Jewish Wealth by the Numbers

Americans can learn much from Israel. It’s an increasingly prosperous nation that gr...

Economy

They Also Serve

The Occupy movement brags that the parks it seized once hosted Depression-era shantytowns....

Economy

The Day of the Hobbits

Mocked by The Wall Street Journal and Sen. John McCain as the little people of the “...

Economy

Obama Blows up the Bridge

“Rather than building bridges, he’s poisoning wells,” said Rep. Paul Rya...

Economy

“€œCreating”€ Jobs With Stimulus Money

The $787-billion American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA), signed into law by...

Economy

Psychos and Zombies: Mutant Spawn of the Great Recession

Last Tuesday night, a fat, rumpled, unemployed 56-year-old man named Clay Duke invaded a F...

Cultural Caviar

From Baby Boom to Bust

Barack Obama's election was an anomaly, a lurch backward. It defied the apparently inevita...

Economy

Green Monster

Green Monster

I’m a fan of economics and of history, as well as politics, a combination that forms...

Economy

The Return of Protectionism

The Return of Protectionism

Down at the Chinese outlet store in Albany known as Wal-Mart, Chinese tires have so succes...

Economy

Canary in the Coal Mine

Canary in the Coal Mine

Like a battering ram in a medieval siege, gold keeps hammering away at the gate. For the t...

Economy

The Estrogen Recession

The Estrogen Recession

Are men to blame for the economic crash? That's become a popular theme in the press. For...

Economy

Where Are All These Jobs?

Where Are All These Jobs?

Let's suppose a business employed ten workers in June. Along came Barack Obama and huffed ...

Economy

Big Government = Low Wages

Big Government = Low Wages

The nationwide revelry surrounding our apparent economic recovery was disrupted this week ...