Macroeconomic Policy

Megachurches in America

Megachurches in America

Why We Need to Tax the Wealthiest 1%…Of Churches.

Costa Rica is Making Waves for Renewable Energy

Costa Rica is Making Waves for Renewable Energy

Renewable energy, specifically hydroelectricity, is a great alternative to fossil fuels but at what cost?

What Trump’s Tax Plan Means for You

What Trump’s Tax Plan Means for You

“God put the Republican Party on earth to cut taxes. If they don’t do that, they have no useful function.” – Robert Novak Mick Mulvaney, Director of the Office of Management and Budget, announced the future economic plan for the Trump administration. Coined “MAGAnomics,” the […]

Has China’s Changing Economy Affected Their Culture?

Has China’s Changing Economy Affected Their Culture?

China is changing; there is no doubt about it. You see it on Facebook, television, and hear it on the radio – we are all aware of this. An increasing number of millionaires, a growing middle class, and more skyscrapers than the United States. This […]

The Tax on Carbon: a Good or Bad Idea?

The Tax on Carbon: a Good or Bad Idea?

Let’s say you put a tax on carbon emissions to try and help reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the US and save the planet. But how hurtful would a tax like this be on the U.S. economy?

The Big, Bad, Bloated Fed Balance Sheet

The Big, Bad, Bloated Fed Balance Sheet

Money doesn’t grow on trees, but I guess no one told Janet that.

Uncle Sam Wants His Cut—Period.

Uncle Sam Wants His Cut—Period.

“The place burned down? F*ck you, pay me.” –Ray Liotta, Goodfellas

Giving the Private Sector Room to Breathe

The importance of understanding the crowding out effect of government spending

The Economy of North Korea

The Economy of North Korea

Maybe the best investment you’ll make… after about 50 years.