Tag: economics

The Next World Reserve Currency Will Not Be A National Currency

04/07/201927 Comments

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Jacob Vigdor on the Seattle Minimum Wage

03/26/2019


Jacob Vigdor is Professor of Public Policy and Governance at the Evans School of Public Affairs at the University of Washington, and a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. He is also the principal investigator of the Minimum Wage Study at the University of Washington, which is exploring the impact of minimum wage ordinances in Seattle and other cities. Today we’ll be talking about what we can learn from Seattle’s recent minimum wage increase.

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Interview 1428 – Jacob Vigdor on the Seattle Minimum Wage

03/25/201912 Comments

Jacob Vigdor is Professor of Public Policy and Governance at the Evans School of Public Affairs at the University of Washington, and a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. He is also the principal investigator of the Minimum Wage Study at the University of Washington, which is exploring the impact of minimum wage ordinances in Seattle and other cities. Today we discuss what we can learn from Seattle’s recent minimum wage increase.

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Fake News: Economics Edition

02/02/201919 Comments

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Interview 1395 – James Corbett on Howe Street Radio

10/19/20183 Comments

James Corbett joins Jim Goddard for his bi-monthly appearance on HoweStreet.com. This time they discuss the IMF’s attempts to put the crypto genie back in the central bank bottle; drug money and the banksters; the latest on the trade war; and the strange, sudden interest of the lamestream media in the sins of the Saudis.

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Defusing China’s “Nuclear Option” Myth

04/08/201812 Comments

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Why Economists Are Always Wrong

02/25/2018


The state of affairs in economics is not just embarrassing, it’s downright perplexing. Economics is a science, right? It must follow some ironclad laws of the physical universe then, mustn’t it? But somehow we always end up asking the same question: Why Are Economists Always Wrong?

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Episode 331 – Why Economists Are Always Wrong

02/24/201862 Comments

The state of affairs in economics is not just embarrassing, it’s downright perplexing. Economics is a science, right? It must follow some ironclad laws of the physical universe then, mustn’t it? But somehow we always end up asking the same question: Why Are Economists Always Wrong?

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Financial Survival in the Civilization Clash

12/09/2017


James Corbett joins Alfred Adask on the Financial Survival program every other week to discuss politics, finance, economics and society. This time they talk about Trump’s plan to move the American embassy in Israel to Jerusalem and the next stage of the Clash of Civilizations; the move to the exit of the US dollar; and what really underlies “the economy.”

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The Ugly Truth About the Minimum Wage

07/10/201798 Comments

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