Economics

Year-Old Tonga Eruption To Keep Global Weather Wild For Years
Year-Old Tonga Eruption To Keep Global Weather Wild For Years

An epic volcanic eruption in mid January last year is likely to keep causing climate havoc for years. It'll cost you in increased heating and cooling bills, and higher grocery costs.

Tales from Tenant Organizing
Tales from Tenant Organizing

I am a tenant organizer. When people ask what that means, I always tell the big stories. I talk about the woman who lost a child, or her husband who developed cancer, from a mold-infested apartment…

The Five Key Things That Make Capitalism Unsustainable
The Five Key Things That Make Capitalism Unsustainable

By: Kimberly A. Irwin, a Moneyless Society volunteer, author, & humanitarian; content inspiration derived from Matthew Holten’s book: Moneyless Society: The Next Economic Evolution. You may have…

Non-inflationary rate of wage growth
Non-inflationary rate of wage growth

Since the onset of inflation in the post-Covid era, the wage-price spiral has been used to justify wage suppression, despite the fact that trade unions are currently too weak, collective agreement…

The True State Of The Union
The True State Of The Union

Americans are trained to avoid uncomfortable truths, but this is the one that is set to define America‘s Misery Twenties. Unlike the vainglorious twits who claim to lead this country, I have science…

How to Maximize Your Gains in 2023
How to Maximize Your Gains in 2023

The economy is a complex system that affects us all, and staying on top of it can be difficult. Understanding the changes and trends in the economy can help you to make better decisions for your…

“The Intersection of Climate Change and the Economy: Understanding the Risks and Opportunities”
“The Intersection of Climate Change and the Economy: Understanding the Risks and Opportunities”

Climate change is one of the most pressing global issues of our time, and its impact is already being felt in many parts of the world. From rising sea levels and increased frequency of natural…

The Fed raises your interest rate again. Why does he do this? Who is harmed and who is benefited?
The Fed raises your interest rate again. Why does he do this? Who is harmed and who is benefited?

In less than a year, the United States Federal Reserve raised its interest rate from 0.25% to 4.50%. Sometimes the concept of “interest rate” is confusing. Because it depends on the context in which…

Reflecting on Black Resistance
Reflecting on Black Resistance

As we have entered yet another Black History month, the shortest and coldest month of the year. I can’t help but reflect on the theme that has been chosen for this year’s Black History Month, “Black…

The best GUIDE On How To Make Money Online in 2023
The best GUIDE On How To Make Money Online in 2023

Are you looking to make money online in 2023? With the rise of digital technology, there are more opportunities than ever to launch a successful business. However, there’s a lot of competition and…

The History of Consumerism
The History of Consumerism

This article explores the history of consumerism , from its roots in the Industrial Revolution to its modern-day implications. Learn how consumerism has shaped our society and how it affects our…

ABC’s Jonathan Karl embarrasses Marco Rubio with some inconvenient truths about Chinese balloons
ABC’s Jonathan Karl embarrasses Marco Rubio with some inconvenient truths about Chinese balloons

Sen. Marco Rubio appeared on ABC’s This Week. Jonathan Karl did not leave Rubio’s bloviating about the Chinese balloon unchallenged. Republicans are used to going on the Sunday Morning News Shows and…

A Brief Introduction to Game Theory
A Brief Introduction to Game Theory

Game theory is a branch of economics and mathematics that studies decision-making and strategic behavior in situations where the outcome depends on the actions of multiple players. Game theorists…

Major Economic Development Issues in India and Pakistan: A Comparative Study
Major Economic Development Issues in India and Pakistan: A Comparative Study

This essay attempts to compare four major development issues between the two states: India and Pakistan. As states shared a common history and an economy before gaining independence in 1947, it…

January 2023 Market Update
January 2023 Market Update

After a dismal year for both equity and fixed-income returns, markets commenced 2023 recording strong January gains. Some of 2022’s biggest losers, including growth, real-estate and consumer…

Actually, we should be worried about AI coming for our UX jobs
Actually, we should be worried about AI coming for our UX jobs

Optimism in UX about artificial intelligence is common but economics suggest that we should be cautious about AI and jobs; we should develop skills that are hard to automate.