Have a listen here. An interesting look at where the jobs are.
Wednesday, May 13, 2009
Why hasn't anyone mentioned the fact that Friedman and Nixon advocated a Family Assistance Prgram Negative Income Tax system to supplement and reform welfare and create incentives for poor families to work.
Saw this article about Norway today. It seems obviousl that countries with resource wealth can use savings to keep their economy stable during a global recession like the one we're in. But this very saving can also have impacts on that country's exchange rate, as well as on wages and returns to capital that stymie investment in manufacturing sectors during normal times. It's known as dutch disease.