Macroeconomic Policy

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.

Automation- An Amatuer’s Economic Proposal

Automation- An Amatuer’s Economic Proposal

Why work towards retirement if a robot is simply going to throw you to the curb?

Should your Dollar Hit the Gym, or Keep Munching on Taco Bell?

Should your Dollar Hit the Gym, or Keep Munching on Taco Bell?

Why is the US dollar so strong, and is this a good thing?

How Much Does Peace Cost?

How Much Does Peace Cost?

War, war never changes.

What the Heck is Fiscal Policy?

What the Heck is Fiscal Policy?

Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Fiscal Equilibrium.

Money for the Rest of Us

Money for the Rest of Us

How trickle down economics may not be all it’s cracked up to be; a few words on a Trump economy.