Category: Economy

Justice Dept. sues to stop AT&T’s $85B Time Warner deal

The Justice Department is suing to stop AT&T’s $85 billion purchase of Time Warner, setting the stage for an epic legal battle with the telecom giant.

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Venezuela Defaults

What once was hailed as a beacon for socialism is now moving one step closer to bankruptcy

Trumps Trade Team Failed Basic Economics

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross recently said We don’t think it’s inherent in a global trading system that one country, namely the U.S., absorbs in its deficit the cumulative trade surplus […]

America’s Regulatory Problem Explained in One Graph

As the new administration cuts down on excessive regulations, it’s important to note that these are just small steps to larger problem with the country’s bureaucracy. A report released by […]

Bitcoin: Evolving beyond the Keynesian era

At the time of writing, our economies are dominated by a Keynesian approach to governing and tweaking the system. After the great depression and the deflationary environment that resulted from […]

Will This App Revolutionize Commerce?

This e-commerce software wants you to buy and sell goods with Bitcoin.

Euro Markets in Turmoil

A sharp decline in Spain’s IBEX 35 highlights market reactions towards Catalonia’s latest move to declare independence from Spain. The index has fallen as low  2.1 percent and euro zone […]

Walmart is Pushing Automization

Watch out Fight for $15. You’re just digging your own grave faster

Economic Growth isn’t Enough

As new technologies subject the world’s economies to massive structural change, wages are no longer playing the central redistributive role they once did.