Labor Markets in the Age of Automation The lack of job growth is a hotly debated topic. Many uninformed and uneducated (or perhaps just overly biased) individuals think that globalization (i.e. jobs […]
Federal Reserve issues FOMC statement As expected, the FOMC raised the short term rate another 0.25% to a range of 1.00%-1.25%. It feels like we are finally in a consistent hiking cycle. […]
Applying economic incentives to increase effectiveness of an outpatient weight loss program (TRIO) – A randomized controlled trial This is a great read on the power of economic incentives. It is also […]
The globalisation counter-reaction This is a must read on the history (well, the last 150 years) of globalization. Without cheating, can you guess what year this quote was written: “The inhabitant of […]
As inflation in the U.S. has struggled to get back to 2%, there has been much debate on whether there needs to be an inflation targeting change. I will not outline all […]
A quick reflection on what the UK general election teaches us about the service economy and education.
Some thoughts on the affects of immigration on wages