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Economic Ignorance Has Caused Our Political Chaos.

What do Jeffery Sachs (economics professor at Columbia), Bill Gates, the Pope, Donald Trump and Republicans in Congress have in common?….. Economic ignorance!

Why are  pronouncements by people with authority rarely challenged?….. 1,428 more words

Government And Politics

New study: in 2017, minimum wage increases will cost 383,000 low income jobs

Is raising the minimum wage a good idea? Where would the money come from for the higher wages? Would job creators be able to afford to pay people more for the same level of productivity? 542 more words

News

Book suggestion: Basic economics

I’ve finally finished this lengthy book. You may be thinking, why am I suggesting an economics book to clinicians who want to innovate? The book looks at the economic outcomes of interventions and choices as opposed to their emotional intentions. 135 more words

Reading List

Economics in One Lesson, Chapter I - Henry Hazlitt

Part I, Chapter I – The Lesson

The lesson:
The art of economics consists in looking not merely at the immediate but at the longer effects of any act or policy; it consists in the tracing of consequences of that policy not merely for one group but for all groups.
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Basic Economics

Basic Economics - This is a basic economics tutorial app for students

This is a basic economics tutorial app for students

If you are looking for basic economics book or basic economics tutorial and equation so you are in a right place. 56 more words

Android

Political Stupidity

I have found a wonderful blog – The Archdruid Report by John Michael Greer.  There is so much there to read and digest, but let me give a couple of wonderful snippets from some of his posts. 345 more words

Liberals