Posts Tagged ‘Richard Burkhauser’

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    Income Inequality Questions

    Jan 3, 14 • 334 Views • Behavioral Economics, Economic Debates, Economic History, Economic Thinkers, Government, Labor, Macroeconomic Measurement, Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    Seeing economists Emmanuel Saez and Thomas Piketty’s favorite graph of the year at Ezra Klein’s Wonkblog, I thought of Benoit Mandelbrot. The father of fractal geometry, Dr. Mandelbrot told us that the closer you look, the more you see. From a

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    Middle Class Questions

    Apr 23, 12 • 255 Views • Government, Households, Labor, Macroeconomic Measurement, Regulation, Uncategorized1 Comment

    If you have questions about Verizon and middle class income growth,  your conclusions might depend on the questions that you ask. My story begins with a disastrous call to Verizon Wireless. One agent left and never returned, three said they could not help