Black blasts Obama for prescribing austerity and presenting it as good for Americans when it is good only for financiers and the rich.
Young adults have had a very rough go and don't have good reason to expect their economic condition to improve much.
Debate Over Health Care Yet Again Omits Elephants In the Room: Excessive Costs Due to Terrible Incentives and Pricing, Administrative Costs, Pharma Looting
Health care in America is broken and the press and pundits seem desperate to paper over how bad it is.
Comparative data on immigration doesn't support the tidy economists' story that it good for growth...at least not recently.
Yves here. This post makes a point at the end in passing about the value of multilateralism, even though the TPP was otherwise a very bad scheme on multiple levels. This serves as a reminder to mention something I’ve neglected to say. Trump’s plan to enter into bi-lateral trade deals (after supposedly tearing up extant […]
Yet Another Glaring Flaw With Trump Infrastructure Plan: Dependence on Vagaries of Tiny, Slow-Moving Tax Equity Market
The oh-so-clever Trump plan to use tax credits to fund infrastructure spending means it will be too small and slow to provide any real boost.
Many people think food stamp advocacy is politically dangerous for Democrats, but a new paper suggests otherwise.
"Robots are coming for your job" may be more scare talk than reality, but instilling that belief helps weaken labor bargaining power.