The uproar of financial analysts over a wage hike at American Airlines is really illustrative of what has gone wrong with the economy. The details of this case are particularly stunning. But it’s only the logical outcome of how companies have been hardwired the last 4-5 decades, and the negative consequences for the economy are […]
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May 6th, 2017 · Comments Off on Wall Street Vs. Main Street
April 6th, 2017 · Comments Off on A Curious Economic Riddle
From most of its economic data post financial crisis one would be inclined to think Belgium is a peripheral Southern European eurozone economy. The Dutch economy on the other hand is one of the most competitive in the world. Yet for most of the post-financial crisis period, the Belgium economy performed considerably better on growth, […]
March 15th, 2017 · Comments Off on The Hurdles To Higher Economic Growth
Stocks are pricing in a considerable amount of higher economic growth. However, there are a number of barriers that make it difficult to meaningfully achieve higher economic growth in the US. We go through some of these, most notably the labor market and the risks of higher inflation. The Hurdles To Higher Economic Growth | […]
March 15th, 2017 · Comments Off on Turning The U.S. Into Germany
The US experienced something of a populist revolution, people are unhappy with the economy, among other things. While Bernie Sanders wanted to change the US into Denmark, it’s less clear what economic model Trump admires. From his trade adviser Peter Navarro we gather that it could be Germany. Can the US be turned into Germany? […]
December 17th, 2016 · Comments Off on A Rampant Dollar Could Crash The World Economy
December 14th, 2016 · Comments Off on The Great Normalization
December 12th, 2016 · Comments Off on The VIX Is Dead
December 12th, 2016 · Comments Off on Is Trump Going To Bankrupt America?
December 11th, 2016 · Comments Off on 4% Growth?