Posts Tagged ‘Michael Spence’

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    René Magritte and US Job Creation

    Dec 13, 13 • 305 Views • No Comments

    Hearing people say that 1.5 million new health care jobs were an economic “bright spot,” I thought of the surrealist artist, René Magritte, who showed us that all is not as it appears. Let’s start with an excellent NPR Planet Money...  [read more]

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    Understanding Unemployment

    Aug 5, 11 • 211 Views • No Comments

    A Washington Post article provided some insight about unemployment by suggesting that we place all US jobs into 2 buckets: One bucket contains firms participating in a global market. Some export goods and services. Others face competition from imports....  [read more]