The Grumpy Economist predicts the near future


They’re not happy predictions.

Advice? If you run a business, get a lot of lawyers and lobbysists. He who writes the regulations will make a lot of money. He who does not will lose. :┬áMake sure you make the right political contributions and don’t say anything critical of those in power.

Trending on the Web
Craig Newmark

Craig Newmark

Associate Professor of Economics, North Carolina State Univ.

Related Articles

16

Another Example of How the NYTimes Warps Truth

This weekend The New York Times, the fishwrap of record, had yet another one of its left-wing excuses for political

1

Greenspan: Moonbattery Set Off Financial Crisis

Yesterday long-time Chairman of the Federal Reserve Alan Greenspan was called before Congressional bureauweenies to be scapegoated for the financial

56

Wisc. Teachers Protest Working an 8-Hour Work Day

Green Bay TV reported on June 21 that the teachers union in Green Bay, Wisconsin is incensed that the school