Posts Tagged: economy
What if the same demanding standard that was applied to the economy in this election had been applied to the war in Afghanistan?
The solution to our economic crisis lies in drastically reducing our military budget.
Don't supply and demand dictate that new immigrants will steal jobs and drive down wages for U.S. citizens? A leading immigration economist explains why not.
If the left doesn't come up with a credible and comprehensive alternative to a focus on reducing the deficit, argues FPIF columnist Walden Bello, the far right might eventually fill the policy vacuum.
The club of the richest countries in the world is about to invite Israel to join. But does it really meet the political requirements?
While the world focuses on Afghanistan, Africa is addressing the global economic crisis in new ways.
The UN's Stiglitz Commission is calling for short-term economic stimulus measures to help introduce, and above all not obstruct, required long-term changes.
China's stimulus package is not likely to bail out either the Chinese peasants or the global economy.
Hint: Its not religious extremists.
As Congress works to balance the budget and find a solution to the Iraq crisis it must also focus on a different kind of budget balancing.