Sep 29, 2014
President Obama recently proclaimed climate change, more than any issue, would define the contours of the 21st century. But climate change is only one of several forces that will make civilization different 100 years from now.
Sep 22, 2014
Parents don't need an army of economists to tell them college is too expensive and many students will default on their education loans.
Sep 17, 2014
Scots will be worse off if they vote for independence from the United Kingdom. It's not good economics and not much else is at stake.
Sep 11, 2014
President Obama's vow to destroy ISIS rings hollow and sets the course for another American misadventure. Along with allies in Europe, the Middle East and Asia, he refuses to grasp that security can't be purchased on the cheap.
Sep 8, 2014
The bill is coming due for Obamacare and it's a whopper. According to Medicare's own actuaries, U.S. healthcare spending is about to rocket.
Sep 5, 2014
The economy created only 142,000 jobs in August, down from 212,000 in July, indicating the economy significantly slowed this summer.
Sep 3, 2014
This Friday the Labor Department is expected to report the economy added 230,000 jobs in August. The pace has picked up a bit but is still far less than needed to re-employ all the prime-aged workers displaced in the wake of the financial crisis.
Aug 26, 2014
Burger King's effort to acquire Tim Horton's, a Canadian purveyor of coffee and doughnuts, is a good business decision, but its choice to locate corporate headquarters north of the border would be the direct result of President Obama's anti-business tax policies.