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 […]
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
Yikes. The title says it all. But, let’s consider the economic implications of auto sales for a moment.