What the heck is going on with the global economy? If you’ve been following news about things other than Ebola, you’ve likely picked up on the following: –New worries about the rate of global growth have led to all sorts of market volatility. –Declining rates of interest and inflation both here and in Europe reflect… Read more
Yes, that title puts not too fine a point on it. But I stand by that claim. I stand by it in the cross-section. I stand by it over time. I stand by it with a fox…I stand by it in a box…whoops…ignore that last bit. As my CBPP colleague Danilo Trisi shows in a… Read more
Where the “hole” is wage stagnation. Over at PostEverything.
If you will take a brief amble with me through some budget weeds, I assure you it will be in your interest. Even people who pay some attention to such things don’t know that an important work-support for low-income families is scheduled to expire at the end of 2017. I’m talking about parts of the… Read more