Posts Tagged ‘fiscal policy’

  • A Sick Health Care Bill?

    Dec 26, 09 • 106 Views • Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    Reading the Concord Colition’s 15 page assessment of health care reform provides a sound sense of the questions I would like to ask. http://www.concordcoalition.org/files/uploaded-pdfs/1223FinalHealthCarebrief.pdf 1. Does it matter that people who fund...

  • A Stimulating Idea From China

    Dec 17, 09 • 113 Views • Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    The place is Inner Mongolia. The city is Ordos. Actually, within 18 miles, there are two Ordos. One looks like a normal city. Built with stimulus money, the second Ordos looks complete except for one detail; there are no people. The apartments are empty, the...

  • Crowding Out or In?

    Dec 9, 09 • 110 Views • Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    In their textbooks, economists typically refer to...

  • That $17,000.00 Flight

    Sep 26, 09 • 94 Views • Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    The September 26th Daily Notes link is an article in the National Journal Magazine by Jonathan Rauch that describes what it would be like to book a flight if traveling resembled health care. Yes, just like health care, lack of computerized records,...