This week I want to discuss what I believe will be the most important economic issue in the coming decades: income and wealth inequality. However, before I dive into this, I want to emphasize that inequality by itself is not necessarily a bad thing. In the U.S. most people support some level of inequality to reward … Continue reading Inequality and Justice For All: The Future of Economic Outcomes in the U.S.
There has been a lot of talk lately in the media about bringing manufacturing jobs back to America. Regardless of the politics involved with this, both sides of the aisle tend to believe that we can revive employment in U.S. manufacturing. The problem is that the data tells a much different story. Before we dive into … Continue reading Why Manufacturing Jobs Aren’t Coming Back: One Chart Explains It All