Socialist Ocasio-Cortez Bragged About Her Economics Degree Before Pushing False Economic Data

Socialist Ocasio-Cortez Bragged About Her Economics Degree Before Pushing False Economic Data
Socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez found herself in hot water after she bungled a number of softball interview questions on the PBS show ‘Firing Line’ on Friday. Ocasio-Cortez, the new darling of the …
Socialist Ocasio-Cortez Bragged About Her Economics Degree Before Pushing False Economic Data

Backfire Economics: 6 ways Trump's tariffs are hurting the very people they're supposed to help

Backfire Economics: 6 ways Trump’s tariffs are hurting the very people they’re supposed to help
It seems almost embarrassing to have to rehearse the case for free markets and free trade, a case thoroughly established centuries ago by the likes of Adam Smith, Richard Cobden, and especially Freder…
Backfire Economics: 6 ways Trump’s tariffs are hurting the very people they’re supposed to help

Real Time Economics: Whirlpool Applauded U.S. Tariffs. Then Things Got Complicated.

Real Time Economics: Whirlpool Applauded U.S. Tariffs. Then Things Got Complicated.
This is the web version of the WSJ’s newsletter on the economy. You can sign up for daily delivery here. Good morning! Today we look at the unintended consequences of U.S. tariffs, warning signs for C…
Real Time Economics: Whirlpool Applauded U.S. Tariffs. Then Things Got Complicated.

Backfire Economics: 6 Ways Tariffs Are Hurting the Very People They're Supposed to Help

Backfire Economics: 6 Ways Tariffs Are Hurting the Very People They’re Supposed to Help
1. How Trump’s Policy Decisions Undermine the Industries He Pledged to Help (New York Times): Even as the president’s pro-business stance is broadly embraced by the corporate community, in some signif…
Backfire Economics: 6 Ways Tariffs Are Hurting the Very People They’re Supposed to Help

Real Time Economics: Why the Productivity Gap Is Bad for the Global Economy

Real Time Economics: Why the Productivity Gap Is Bad for the Global Economy
This is the web version of the WSJ’s newsletter on the economy. You can sign up for daily delivery here. Good morning! Today we look at the global economy’s haves and have-nots, China’s growing but sl…
Real Time Economics: Why the Productivity Gap Is Bad for the Global Economy

Real World Economics: Supreme Court labor decisions have great economic implications

Real World Economics: Supreme Court labor decisions have great economic implications
Today’s news cycle is such that the recent Supreme Court decision that public sector unions cannot compel nonmember workers to pay dues has faded quickly from people’s immediate attention. But it’s im…
Real World Economics: Supreme Court labor decisions have great economic implications

The Morning Watch: The Economics of MoviePass, Will Arnett’s Art Studio & More

The Morning Watch: The Economics of MoviePass, Will Arnett’s Art Studio & More
The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketch…
The Morning Watch: The Economics of MoviePass, Will Arnett’s Art Studio & More

Real Time Economics: Inflation Is Perking Up. Will Tariffs Push Consumer Prices Even Higher?

Real Time Economics: Inflation Is Perking Up. Will Tariffs Push Consumer Prices Even Higher?
This is the web version of the WSJ’s newsletter on the economy. You can sign up for daily delivery here. Good morning! Today we look at inflation pressures, economic fallout from U.S. trade policy, an…
Real Time Economics: Inflation Is Perking Up. Will Tariffs Push Consumer Prices Even Higher?