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Trump And The GOP Refuse To Let Trickle-Down Economics Die
Trump And The GOP Refuse To Let Trickle-Down Economics DieDonald Trump’s dream of cutting corporate and individual tax rates is taking center stage as Wednesday approaches. On that day, he plans to unveil “maybe the biggest tax cut we’ve ever had.” Corporate taxes may be cut to 15 percent from 35 percent ...read more
Source: The Huffington Post
Published on Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:19:00 GMT
Zombies of Voodoo Economics
Zombies of Voodoo EconomicsAccording to many reports, Donald Trump is getting frantic as his administration nears the 100-day mark. It’s an arbitrary line in the sand, but one he himself touted in many pre-inauguration boasts. And it will be an occasion for numerous articles ...read more
Source: New York Times
Published on Mon, 24 Apr 2017 11:32:00 GMT
What Can Be Done to Improve the Episteme of Economics?
What Can Be Done to Improve the Episteme of Economics?I think this is needed: INET: Education Initiative: "We are thrilled that you are joining us at the Berkeley Spring 2017 Education Convening, Friday, April 28th 9am-5pm Blum Hall, B100 #5570, Berkeley, CA 94720-5570... https://www.ineteconomics.org ...read more
Source: bradford-delong.com
Published on Tue, 25 Apr 2017 09:37:00 GMT
Viking Economics with George Lakey
Viking Economics with George LakeyGeorge Lakey, author of Viking Economics: How the Scandiavians Got It Right – and How We Can, Too, will be speaking, signing, and answering all of your questions! His book is an invigorating and hopeful look at how the Nordic model works and what it has ...read more
Source: Thurston Talk
Published on Tue, 25 Apr 2017 19:38:00 GMT
Conference on social mobility draws national experts on education, policy and economics
Conference on social mobility draws national experts on education, policy and economicsIn the age of smartphones, air travel and ride sharing, Americans are more mobile than ever — except, perhaps, in the one way that matters most. According to Robert Archibald, William & Mary chancellor professor of economics, and David Feldman ...read more
Source: College of William and Mary
Published on Tue, 25 Apr 2017 11:06:00 GMT
Why Slavery Wasn't Just A Monstrous Evil, It Was Also Bad Economics
Why Slavery Wasn't Just A Monstrous Evil, It Was Also Bad EconomicsIt should be clear to all right-thinking people that slavery was and is a moral abomination. Most would leave the matter at that, hoping that never again will the practice become entrenched in any society. Not so, Robert E. Wright, chair of political ...read more
Source: Forbes
Published on Mon, 24 Apr 2017 06:48:00 GMT
Justin Trudeau Forced To Explain Economics To Trump As He Threatens Trade War With Canada
Justin Trudeau Forced To Explain Economics To Trump As He Threatens Trade War With CanadaTrump failed to get his Mexico-funded wall along the southern border, so now he's threatening a trade war with our allies to the north. As Donald Trump threatens a trade war with our neighbors to the north, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is ...read more
Source: Politics USA
Published on Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:49:00 GMT
Defining Labor Economics
Defining Labor EconomicsEconomics is a pretty simple framework of understanding, at least in the small “e” sense. The big problem with Economics, capital “E”, is that the study is dedicated to other things beyond the economy. In the 21st century, it has become almost ...read more
Source: talkmarkets.com
Published on Tue, 25 Apr 2017 20:46:00 GMT
Economics in One Image (Video)
Economics in One Image (Video)The latest original articles, video/MP3 Interviews combined with commentary from around the world Latest updates on global, national and regional wars/uprisings Healthy Living Solutions and Innovative preparedness strategies Fits all internet connected ...read more
Source: thedailycoin.org
Published on Tue, 25 Apr 2017 17:21:00 GMT
Trump's 15% tax bid is bad economics and adds to deficit: Jason Furman
Trump's 15% tax bid is bad economics and adds to deficit: Jason FurmanJason Furman, Peterson Institute, shares his thoughts on the Trump administration's opening salvo in the battle of tax reform.read more
Source: MSN
Published on Tue, 25 Apr 2017 04:36:00 GMT