‘What Mexico was he talking about?’
Douglas Holtz-Eakin says immigration reform ‘can improve economic growth and the budgetary outlook’
Despite a substandard jobs report from last Friday, St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank President James Bullard thinks it might be time to scale back the central bank’s asset purchasing program known as quantitative easing.
Move over, Krugman! AP’s Martin Crutsinger gets nominated for the ultimate econ Razzie
Vice President Joe Biden believes that the government has been behind ‘every single great idea’ of the past two centuries.
Over the past decade, the US economy has performed about as well as the Soviet economy performed during the USSR’s final years.
The London Olympics are expected to cost $38.5 billion.
Enough with the doomsayers. Bring on the doom – the sooner, the better.
Earlier this year, Romney said, ‘I like being able to fire people who provide services to me.’
John Boehner’s pro-growth message is heroic.
The price of oil on the futures market and the spot market has been falling rapidly, after rising sharply in the beginning of May, tumbling 21 percent this month. It was only back in February when rapidly rising oil prices produced fears of a prolonged recession and stunted global growth. Many politicians, including President Barack [...]
Europe and America are so different that nothing that succeeds or fails in one should be assumed to work or not work in the other.
Mortgage finance risk won’t return to the private sector until investors have faith in mortgage-backed securities.
Why Paul Krugman’s supreme confidence in his economic theories is misplaced.
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The truth about the gender wage gap.
The truth about the lingering gap between men’s and women’s earnings.
Western economies are struggling as a direct result of big government’s addiction to spending other people’s money.
Why America (and the world) would be better off if drugs were legal.
George Will attacks Obama for boasting about adding 600,000 new jobs to the economy in three months: ‘Our president is not a great student of American history’
America’s corporate tax system is woefully out of date.