Temporary Tax Cuts Can Wind Up More Permanent Than You Think
May 15, 2018
The federal budget is going from worse to worst. One year ago, the budget outlook included continuously rising deficits and an exploding debt. Last December, Congress passed and the president...
April Jobs Report Holds Out Hope For These Entry-Level Workers
May 04, 2018
With summer just on the horizon, about three-and-a-half million high school seniors will soon graduate.For those graduates who plan on finding a part-time or full-time job, the...
April Is Financial Literacy Month. Someone Tell Congress
The Fiscal Times
April 19, 2018
February is Black History Month, March is National Women’s Month, and April? Well, it’s Financial Literacy Month, of course!The U.S. government gave financial literacy...
What Are The Most Important Steps Parents Can Take To Help Their Children Grow Up Healthy?
April 18, 2018
During the earliest years of a child’s life, 700-1,000 new neural connections form every second. These connections are influenced by genes and experiences. If children are...
A Simple Yet Effective Solution For Increasing Women On Boards
April 17, 2018
In both Europe and the US, women make up over half of the population, nearly half of the workforce and now attain more higher education degrees than men. They also...
Will Investors Stay Calm As America Once Again Faces $1 Trillion Deficits?
April 13, 2018
At the turn of every year, Washington gets a cold-water shock when the Congressional Budget Office reports on the state of the nation’s finances. Year after year, for...
The Tyranny of the Gerrymander
March 23, 2018
The U.S. Supreme Court has spoken on Pennsylvania’s gerrymandered voting districts by upholding the state Supreme Court’s ruling, but solving the epidemic of extreme partisan...
When the US Engages in Free Trade, ‘We All Win’
March 22, 2018
Major retailers and trade associations have sounded the alarm on trade. They are imploring the Trump administration to refrain from imposing tariffs that will raise the price of goods for...
Let's Not Forget Women's Roles on Boards this International Women's Day
Directors & Boards
March 08, 2018
International Women’s Day highlights the unique contributions women have made and continue making to our society. However, economically speaking, women are both powerful and underrepresented.In the United...
A CEO’s Prescription For Health Care Reform
March 01, 2018
Jeff Bezos, Warren Buffett, and Jamie Dimon are taking an unusual step and teaming up to form an independent health care company for their U.S.-based employees. The alliance...