Just by watching an old game show, we meet a way of thinking about the world that is noticeably different from our own.
With parenting, there are no copouts, no sick days, no vacation or leave. That means describing it like a career is both reductive and misleading.
In today’s dynamic, creative economy, a liberal arts education empowers students with the tools to be resourceful, practical, and adaptable in addressing challenges in many professions.
Many young people are told over and over again to ‘Follow your dreams.’ But that’s often a one-way ticket to poverty, wasted time, and entitlement.
I’ve gone through a couple cycles of unemployment in my 18 years of post-college work. Here are some ways to keep a positive attitude while looking for a job.
Implementing a robot tax would require adopting socialism, with all the perils that historically includes.
I want higher wages for everyone, but raising the minimum wage will not do that.
Their industry is under siege. Advances in technology have cut deeply into their margins. They face competition from robots and cheap, non-union labor. Many shops have been closed.
Researchers discovered that a $1 increase in the minimum wage leads to approximately a 4 to 10 percent increase in the likelihood of any given restaurant folding.
The Paris Climate Treaty is a heat-seeking missile aimed solely at American jobs that will do nothing to reduce global warming. Why would we deploy it?
The more we twist the system to make workers feel useful, the less useful they’ll actually be. At some point we must allow people the dignity of making a bona fide contribution.
Thomas Friedman’s latest book, ‘Thank You For Being late,’ spouts platitudes that supposedly explain the future. Is there a way to reconcile his overly optimistic vision with a more realistic view of history and tradition?
Workers who value their flexibility should not be punished (or lose their jobs) just to help Democrats feel good about themselves.
Keeping federal jobs in Washington concentrates wealth and increases government cost. If Trump wants to help the Midwest, he should change that.
Donald Trump’s speech shows that while he is not ‘softening’ on immigration, he has made some progress towards formulating solutions. He needs to make more.
Hillary Clinton’s plan for a ‘fair’ economy looks like a populist’s dream, but two studies find it would simply double down on President Obama’s failures.
Every independent study of film tax credits has found they do not create lasting economic development nor come anywhere close to paying for themselves.
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