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Noam Chomsky: How to Ruin an Economy

Chomsky spoke at The Third Boston Symposium on Economics on February 10th 2014. In this video, he discusses the structural problems that prevent “willing hands” from finding a productive place in our society.

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The fiscal policy of Warren Harding

Warren Harding succeeded Wilson in 1921 as the American economy fell into a post-World War I inflationary recession. Although almost never mentioned, he turned an incipient Great Depression into the Roaring Twenties. 239 more words

Economic Theory And Policy

A Tale Of Two Echo Chambers

Spin until it comes out just right!

Not a day goes by here in the United States that just about everyone who engages in both social media and the time honored American tradition of following politics is reminded we are a nation divided by ideals and outlooks on life. 792 more words

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Mitch Hoefer Featured in Ingram's Magazine

Hoefer Wysocki Architecture’s founding Partner, Mitch Hoefer, was recently featured in an Ingram’s Magazine article, “Architects, Engineers Designing for a Brighter Future.” A panel of Kansas City-based architects and engineers, that included Mitch Hoefer, were interviewed about the challenges the American economy has brought to project budgets, schedules and the overall outlook on the industry’s future. 51 more words

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The New York Times once thought cartoons were going to save the US economy

It is said that what America needs to swing it out of the present economic tailspin is a new industry. Many things just over the horizon have been suggested. 450 more words

"TEMPEST IN A PISSPOT"

Over at Politico.com they are running a long essay on the current malaise in America: the fear of real political conflict. And the author goes on to say we must clash now or simply let the wave of impending disasters wash us out to the metaphorical sea. 594 more words

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