Quarterly commentary on the advance estimate of the Bureau of Economic Analysis’ GDP report.
The U.S. Middle Class Has Faced a Huge “Inequality Tax” in Recent Decades
| 11:58 am, December 11, 2014
In 2014, rising income inequality became a front-burner political issue, as policymakers and the general public became more aware of the enormous stakes for the American middle-class. The figure below shows actual income growth for the middle 60 percent of …
China Trade, Outsourcing and Jobs: Growing U.S. trade deficit with China cost 3.2 million jobs between 2001 and 2013, with job losses in every state
Posted on December 11, 2014 | 12:00 am
Deficits, Schmeficits: Congress Refuses to Add to the Deficit—Except When Giving Tax Breaks to Big Business
Posted on December 3, 2014 | 1:44 pm