Theory failed us. And it doesn’t seem to matter what kind of theory it is: economic, political, sociological—they’re all failures. Why? Because they’re (sometimes) illogical, other times they’re misapplied, but usually it’s because they only . . .
America’s Middle Class Is Shrinking: Here’s How Despite what gossips like Ben Shapiro may say, America’s middle class is shrinking. It’s not a myth. There’s no way around it. You want proof? I won’t give . . .
New Report Shows Millennials Make Less, Rent More, And Have Fewer Savings Than Did Boomers & Gen-Xers This generation—the millennials—are worse off than their parents were at their age. This hasn’t happened since the Great . . .
Neither Free Trade Nor Immigration, Nor Lower Taxes Causes Economic Growth You hear it again and again from the media: “free trade causes economic growth”, or “we need more immigrants to sustain the economy”. That’s . . .
The Argument Against Economic Globalization & Globalism The Cato Institute boldly claims that free trade benefits all. Wrong. There are very few absolutes in life—and none in the realm of economics. There are exceptions and limitations . . .
Understanding Currency Devaluation & China’s Other Predatory Trading Tactics For everyone pushing for more trade with China, there’s something you should know. They fight dirty. Over the last few decades, China’s applied relentless economic pressure . . .
fake it ’til you make it The official unemployment rate is 5.5 percent. The real unemployment rate is 13.3 percent. This means 22.8 million Americans are unemployed —not 8.3 million. It’s no secret that governments . . .