Untitled post on the Unemployment Report
Current Recession vs the 1980-82 Recession
DeGlobalization: Transitory or Persistent?
Not a Robust Recovery
James Pethokoukis: "An Improving Job Market"
Output, Employment and Industrial Production in the "1980-82 Recession"
More on Bank Lending Data
High Anxiety (about Interest and Inflation Rates)
Too Big to be Restructured (The theme of this essay ties in very well with my post on Mikhail Gorbachev's essay from the other day, "We Had Our Perestroika. It's High Time for Yours.".)
Contributions to the Change in Nonfarm Payroll Employment
Shiller: Home Prices May Keep Falling
Uneven Unemployment Rates
"Reducing Inequality: Put the Brakes on Globalization?"
The ‘part-timezation’ of America
China influence to grow faster than most expect: Soros
Real Property Alpha:
California Home Prices in Ounces of Gold
NASCAR helped GM down its path of self-destruction ("Better equipped to compete? How ironic, given NASCAR’s role in helping the auto industry race down its path of self-destruction. Major auto companies used NASCAR for years to push cars and trucks with poor fuel economy numbers. The sport, in some ways, came to symbolize America’s embrace of consumption.")
Why is Japan so heavily affected by the global economic crisis? An analysis based on the Asian international input-output tables
Does climate change affect economic growth?
Book Review: The Myth of the Rational Market: A History of Risk, Reward, and Delusion on Wall Street