As promised, here is the book report I wrote recently on the Tyler Cowan book I reviewed for my Comparative Economic Systems class. It was a great book, it didn’t provide the insight my lecturer & I had hoped but it was still a fascinating read. 805 more words
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This article from The Economist has a great “dead parrot” picture in it… so hit the link.
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The euro zone
The world’s biggest economic problem…
You don’t have to be thrilled with Tea Party Republicans to recognize that Elizabeth Drew’s genteelly sneering new article on the faction and its role in American politics these days superbly illustrates many of the biggest problems of the nation’s public life and especially of the Mainstream Media that cover it. 1,144 more words
The ruble has been sliding and inflation is running in the double digits. If Russia’s central bank was going to do anything at its regularly scheduled meeting today, analysts figured it might consider hiking interest rates further. 388 more words