Politics and Economics – Who Wants Kool-Aid in The Drinking Fountains?

WHAT DO ECONOMISTS THINK ABOUT “WOULD BE” PRESIDENTIAL PROPOSALS? How do politics and economics mix? As they’ve traveled across the country, U.S. Presidential candidates have made a variety of economic proposals and promises. National Public Radio’s Planet...

The Astounding Consistency of China’s Growth

Isn’t it remarkable that China’s growth is so consistent? A columnist from The Washington Post once opined that China “produces an astonishing number of astonishing numbers.” Last week’s GDP announcement, which helped push markets higher, may fall into that category....