While one often hears a lot of talk about the virtues of “mom and pop” shops (and the evils of “big box” stores) policy makers do remarkably little to encourage the growth and health of small businesses.
— Read on mises.org/wire/small-businesses-are-key-improving-lives-workers
Small business is the real engine of our economy
Video Game Industry Stalls, Stocks Plunge. What’s Going On? | Wolf Street
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Perhaps a change in consumer preferences?
The acquisition created the world’s biggest toll-road operator. But it was costly. And one of the acquirers, Atlantia of Italy, is now in trouble because its bridge collapsed, killing 43 people
— Read on riggedgame.blog/2019/03/12/toll-road-giant-abertis-just-doubled-its-debt-to-e22-bn-to-pay-a-special-dividend-to-the-companies-that-acquired-it-last-year/
How much money will you need to retire, and how much will you have?
— Read on www.mauldineconomics.com/frontlinethoughts/retirement-isnt-happening
Thank you, Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. The Green New Deal (GND) she has unveiled is most illuminating.
— Read on mises.org/wire/green-new-deal-plus-modern-monetary-theory-socialism
Hard to imagine how we could accomplish this with a 22 Trillion dollar existing federal debt. Then you add in the cost of the new green deal , can you say Zimbabwe 🇿🇼 and Venezuela? Just for two recent examples.
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The government meddling in the economy by picking winners and losers.
In an ideal world, we wouldn’t have to read the Federal Reserve’s rabbit entrails to discern the economy.
— Read on www.mauldineconomics.com/frontlinethoughts/the-fed-is-playing-a-dangerous-game
US is Cleanest Dirty Shirt Among Manufacturing Giants. China, Japan & Germany Sink | Wolf Street
— Read on wolfstreet.com/2019/03/03/us-manufacturing-growth-slowing-as-exporters-china-japan-germany-sink/