Economics

How Big is the Automotive Industry

How Big is the Automotive Industry

We all know the automotive industry is absolutely massive, but just how big is it? And what would happen to the US and world economy if the automotive industry were to have a complete crash?

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?

Why Even Economists Aren’t Safe From Automation

Why Even Economists Aren’t Safe From Automation

A lot more jobs than just cashiers, tellers, and drivers could become automated.

Adios, Maduro.

Adios, Maduro.

Looting, black markets, riots, and nationwide anarchy – sounds like a nightmare, doesn’t it? Unfortunately, the situation unraveling in Venezuela is not too far off from your worst dreams. On May 2, 2017, current Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced he will create a ‘people’s body’ […]

Finding Dory? No, Finding Diamonds

Finding Dory? No, Finding Diamonds

Sure, “Diamonds are forever,” but is the industry? It’s not all that clear.

The Economic Effect of Automotive Pollution

The Economic Effect of Automotive Pollution

The massive car industry is playing a huge part in climate change. So how much does a daily driver really contribute to climate change? How much is it going to cost to fix it?

ESPN: The Worldwide Leader in Layoffs

ESPN: The Worldwide Leader in Layoffs

For over thirty years the television giant ESPN has been broadcasting sports into living rooms across America and all over the world. The Disney-owned and Connecticut-based network boasts itself as “The Worldwide Leader in Sports,” a statement that is hard to refute when they cover […]

CGI is Resurrecting the Dead

CGI is Resurrecting the Dead

What is CGI may never die.

The Economics of NASCAR, Possible Investment?

The Economics of NASCAR, Possible Investment?

NASCAR is bigger than big. The organization leads hundreds of races and six different racing series throughout the year. NASCAR is built for profit and is pretty good at what it does.

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.