Double-Edged Sword of Lower Interest Rates
Annals of Economics: Relatively Deprived
Watching you watch THERE WILL BE BLOOD
First edition, 2012. 237 pages, 7 × 5 inches [, $3.99]
GE Works - Moving: The Powerhaul Locomotive
In the global rail industry, we're putting locomotives on the tracks that will move freight more efficiently than ever before.
How Many Grad Students Do We Need?
Too many people are paying too much for schooling they don't need. But the machinery is in motion, and, even though the bubble in academia is well-known, personnel and resources are still being directed toward it at an incredible rate.
Inflation: It's Getting Crazy
I'm pleased that we have run Frank Shostak's piece this morning on inflation data, and it's pretty alarming but it strikes me that the piece still understates the threat and the reality. This morning at the store, a fruit drink I usually buy just wen...
Government Spending Is Bad Economics
Foreign Investment 2011
SUNDANCE CHANNEL BLOG
Now that the debt ceiling debate/debacle has ended (for the time being), Washington pols are talking jobs. Republicans think keeping taxes low is the answer; President Obama and the Democrats want to…
Brochures from the companies that sell malware to governments...
Ars Technica has a small gallery of the latest Wikileaks dump, consisting of brochures from companies that sell malicious software to governments for use in spying on their citizens. I spoke at length with one of the sources for these and we agreed t...
'Deliverance' Actor Bill McKinney -- The Pre-Death Doritos...
German steelmaker posts huge loss
They Want Us to Love the Fed
The Socialism of Agri-Patents
Some bozo tried to patent a species in 1889, but the patent commissioner rejected it as "unreasonable and impossible." Exactly. But this changed in stages, and only fairly recently. The current regime dates from the late 1980s. These patent...
HTML Basics for Better WordPress SEO and Readability
Blog post at WP Pro Business : It's true that using WordPress is the best way to build your company and personal website or blog. It's incredibly easy to add text, image, [..]