A focused study group for the discussion of economics and economic policy.
27587 Members
See All
We'll be adding more communities soon!
© 2020 Relevant Protocols Inc.
A focused study group for the discussion of economics and economic policy.
27587 Members
See All
We'll be adding more communities soon!
© 2020 Relevant Protocols Inc.
0
127
0
127
>"The country’s voucher-focused help for American renters is mired in red tape, and many landlords opt out. Would cash work better?"
>"The country’s voucher-focused help for American renters is mired in red tape, and many landlords opt out. Would cash work better?"
0
91.7
0
91.7
"It is highly doubtful whether the increasing use of economic sanctions in international politics is just, expedient, or effective. And when proponents of these punitive measures claim that commerce is possible only between civilized _...Read More_
"It is highly doubtful whether the increasing use of economic sanctions in international politics is just, expedient, or effective. And when proponents of these punitive measures claim that commerce is possible only between civilized _...Read More_
7
641
7
641
"The U.S. economy may be heading for another downturn within the next six months if consumer expectations are any guide, according to new research from ex-Bank of England member David Blanchflower."
"The U.S. economy may be heading for another downturn within the next six months if consumer expectations are any guide, according to new research from ex-Bank of England member David Blanchflower."
0
217
0
217
"The big unanswered question at the heart of Democrats’ health care agenda."
"The big unanswered question at the heart of Democrats’ health care agenda."
0
92.6
0
92.6
"For political reasons, powerful people don’t want the country to pay its bills. History shows all that could go wrong."
"For political reasons, powerful people don’t want the country to pay its bills. History shows all that could go wrong."
0
162
0
162
>"Hollywood is back in full swing, grinding those behind the scenes down to the bone. Can a new union contract fix that?"
>"Hollywood is back in full swing, grinding those behind the scenes down to the bone. Can a new union contract fix that?"
0
82.6
0
82.6
An important read with sobering commentary "During the COVID pandemic, suicides have declined but drug overdoses have risen rapidly, says Angus Deaton, the co-author of "Deaths of Despair.""
An important read with sobering commentary "During the COVID pandemic, suicides have declined but drug overdoses have risen rapidly, says Angus Deaton, the co-author of "Deaths of Despair.""
0
65.1
0
65.1
"Natural resource abundance in a country should not translate into a curse."
"Natural resource abundance in a country should not translate into a curse."
57
15.2K
57
15.2K
>"Millions of documents reveal offshore deals and assets of more than 100 billionaires, 30 _...Read More_
>"Millions of documents reveal offshore deals and assets of more than 100 billionaires, 30 _...Read More_
4
1.4K
4
1.4K
>"From container ship queues in the US to power cuts in China, the post-Covid pickup in activity is taking a toll"
>"From container ship queues in the US to power cuts in China, the post-Covid pickup in activity is taking a toll"
0
85.6
0
85.6
"Higher rates caused mortgage demand to drop for refinances and home purchases."
"Higher rates caused mortgage demand to drop for refinances and home purchases."
5
808
5
808
"Digital currencies are the next wave in the “evolution of the nature of money in the digital economy"
"Digital currencies are the next wave in the “evolution of the nature of money in the digital economy"
0
71.9
thehill.com ↗︎
Desmond Lachman, Opinion Contributor, Desmond Lachman, Opinion Contributor
0
71.9
thehill.com ↗︎
Desmond Lachman, Opinion Contributor, Desmond Lachman, Opinion Contributor
"For the sake of both the Chinese and the global economy, let’s hope the Chinese economic authorities do not repeat the U.S. Lehman mistake."
"For the sake of both the Chinese and the global economy, let’s hope the Chinese economic authorities do not repeat the U.S. Lehman mistake."
0
101
0
101
"Washington’s push against Beijing’s human-rights abuses could have more of an impact than tariffs or trade wars."
"Washington’s push against Beijing’s human-rights abuses could have more of an impact than tariffs or trade wars."
0
32.9
0
32.9
>"The seizure of the top two leaders of HNA comes as speculation swirls over whether Beijing will bail out another troubled giant, Evergrande."
>"The seizure of the top two leaders of HNA comes as speculation swirls over whether Beijing will bail out another troubled giant, Evergrande."