The Economy

"Tanks Alot" and Other Words of Wisdom on the Situation

Adults, Would-Be Adults and Kids Weigh In… First, my favorite pot shot from the non-adult, the most adolescent of journalistic voices, The New York Post… “Tanks Alot” with a picture of our president. Blaming someone else, in this case BAM as they punk-call him, versus being accountable. The very definition of non-adulthood. “People are going to feel less rich and ...

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Increasing Productivity and Boosting Wages – Is Innovation the Answer?

August 05, 2011 — The United States continues to confront a weak economic recovery. According to today’s employment report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, payroll employment increased by 117,000 in July, and the unemployment rate edged down to 9.1 percent. The private sector added 154,000 jobs while governments continued to shed jobs. Furthermore, recently released GDP numbers show that economic growth ...

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