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This evening, Calculated Risk has posted a rather stunning (and IMHO elegantly simple, albeit frightful) explanation of how the [http://www.nber.org/ National Bureau of Economic Research]'s Business ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 297 comments on Sat Jul 03, 2010 at 06:12 PM PDT with 241 Recommends
Reveling in the political opportunity presented by America's economic woes, Republicans are taking ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 16 comments on Tue Aug 09, 2011 at 12:10 PM PDT with 41 Recommends
It's just common sense, really. And, frankly, you don't need a keen set of observational skills to understand why it's so, but the truth is: "[http://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2009/08/next-wave-of-...
by bobswern
Comment Count 37 comments on Thu Aug 13, 2009 at 09:09 PM PDT with 40 Recommends
Long before the Great Recession ( when 8.7 million Americans lost their jobs ), there was plenty of discussion about wealth inequality, wage disparity, the shrinking middle-class, CEO pay, and low ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 26 comments on Sat Jun 22, 2013 at 12:14 PM PDT with 37 Recommends
Happy Labor Day to all who have the day off of work, Bosses from Hell. Nearly everyone's had 'em. Years ago, I waited tables for a small yacht club in the San Francisco bay area. As with most ...
by blueoregon
Comment Count 143 comments on Sat Aug 31, 2013 at 05:00 PM PDT with 36 Recommends
So, the National Bureau of Economic Research has officially declared The Great Recession over. If President Obama were as politically brilliant as his most strident supporters keep telling us, he ...
by NBBooks
Comment Count 66 comments on Tue Sep 21, 2010 at 10:21 AM PDT with 21 Recommends
1.) GOVERNMENT REPORTS ON THE WALL STREET STRESS TESTS WHILE [http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601039&sid=akv_p6LBNIdw&refer=home IGNORING $5.4 TRILLION IN OFF-BALANCE-SHEET ASSETS STILL ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 106 comments on Mon May 11, 2009 at 04:37 AM PDT with 21 Recommends
Note: I have Professor Costanzo's permission for full use of his article. See bottom of linked page. How to Change Attitudes About Inequality by Sam Costanzo March 22, 2014 at 8:11pm WHAT IS THE ...
by NBBooks
Comment Count 5 comments on Sun Mar 23, 2014 at 10:49 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
On Monday, the National Bureau of Economic Research ( NBER ), the nonprofit group which officially marks the ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon Apr 12, 2010 at 02:43 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Just as with any other commodity, when the market is over-saturated, it tends to bring the value down --- and the same can be said for labor market. And with high unemployment (11.7 million that the ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 13 comments on Sun Jun 16, 2013 at 01:34 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
by Zach Carter, Media Consortium MediaWire blogger The gurus at the National Bureau of Economic Research have finally acknowledged the obvious: the U.S. economy is in a recession, and has ...
by The Media Consortium
Comment Count 28 comments on Tue Dec 02, 2008 at 06:26 AM PST with 9 Recommends
Business lobbyists and commentators frantically contend corporations shouldn't suffer "uncertainty." They’re unconcerned, however, when the American middle class suffers uncertainty. Or when ...
by Leo W Gerard
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Jan 16, 2013 at 06:15 AM PST with 4 Recommends
Smoke Rings By David Glenn Cox Groucho Marx once said, “This is so simple a six year old child could do it! Run out and find me a six year old because I can’t make heads or tail ...
by Daveparts
Comment Count 16 comments on Tue Sep 21, 2010 at 09:01 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
This diary grew out of a comment I made to [http://www.dailykos.com/comments/2009/1/4/205522/4112/50?mode=alone;showrate=1#c50 another's diary, yesterday]: It's already a ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon Jan 05, 2009 at 03:48 PM PST with 3 Recommends
One of the problems I have with Glenn Back's shallow populism is the way he managed to denigrate the French Revolution while somehow arguing that his vision is driven by Martin Luther King Jr. and ...
by wisco kid
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Apr 07, 2009 at 12:47 PM PDT with 1 Recommend