Why is the brilliant Ta-Nehisi Coates not as persuasive as you'd expect?
By Steve Roth, the publisher of Evonomics. He is a Seattle-based serial entrepreneur, and a student of economics and evolution. He blogs at Asymptosis, Angry Bear, and Seeking Alpha. Follow him on Twitter: @asymptosis. Originally published at Evonomics Remember Smaug the dragon, in The Hobbit? He hoarded up a vast pile of wealth, and then he […]
A case study of how basic, critically important Brexit issues like customs are being ignored by the Government, to the peril of the public.
Why are so many risking their lives to flee Africa?
The most accurate story of why Clinton lost in 2016 is the simplest and most obvious: many people really really didn't like her.
Looking forward to seeing Kansas City readers and perhaps some attendees from the MMT conference at our meetup this Friday!
Some key facts that have been omitted from the debate over Obamacare and healthcare generally, apparently by design.
Google got hit with a huge EU fine and faces even bigger charges for non-compliance. So why is it playing hardball?
Catalonia and the Spanish government are in a power struggle, with Madrid moving to strip Catalonia of its autonomy. What are the stakes?
Why climate change is great for the Pentagon's budget and bad for Americans' freedom.
oard candidate Margaret Brown objects to CalPERS' illegal secret discussions, most importantly, of outsourcing private equity to BlackRock.
Are midlife blues an underrecognized feature of the human condition?
Why you should not believe media accounts that depict Japan as a basket case in the making.
Bye bye Yellow Pages....you will be missed.
The Wall Street Journal has an in-depth story on a cohort of workers that has heretofore been largely ignored by the press, in part because they are not tracked in labor surveys, that of individuals hired by corporations as contractors, often through an agency. Bear in mind that these workers are not consultants. A consultant […]
If you believe asset prices are bubbly, the soon-to-start central bank taper looks likely to pop them.
Why are major media outlets uncharacteristically ignoring a big SoftBank-Uber story that the Wall Street Journal broke yesterday?
Hope to see you in Kansas City!
A look at some of the forces out to undermine the FDA.