US Needs Demand, Not Degulation

Monday, November 14th, 2011

Theory meet fact. Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics show that very few layoffs are caused principally by tougher rules. Whenever a firm lays off workers, the bureau asks executives the biggest reason for the job cuts. In 2010, 0.3 percent of the people who lost their jobs in layoffs were let go because […]

Conservative Zombies are Fake

Saturday, October 8th, 2011

Halloween is a great time to remind ourselves that all Zombies are fake Zombies.  They look real, but we know from observation and reason that they’re not real.  There are conservative economists, politicians and historians who dress up their ideas to scare you.  Their ideas are Zombies.  They may scare people, but when you peel […]