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.

Craig Newmark

Craig Newmark

Associate Professor of Economics, North Carolina State Univ.

Related Articles

0

SEIU and NUHW Goes Head-To-Head in Big Labor Death Match

For more than a year I’ve written off an on about the vicious fight between the Service Employees International Union

76

Presidential Credibility? Pre-2005 “Broke” Obamas Lived on Credit Lines

Prior to his book sales, made possible by terrorist Bill Ayers writing the book for him, and prior to her

6

Faith in Government Regulators is Misplaced

Shakespeare would likely describe the latest major legislation winding its way through Congress as a piece of legislation crafted by