[Author’s note: The environmentalist left has mounted a campaign to discredit any cost-benefit analysis conducted by state policy think tanks. The criticism of such studies turn out to be more than mere invective and devoid of any substance. Groups such as the Union of Concerned Scientists, the NRDC and Forecast the Facts rely not on economics but ad hominem attacks…Read More »
( – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno)
The next time you argue economics with a liberal Democrat bring up this article.
Cross posted at red.ma.altercate.net http://www.forbes.com/sites/re… The scientific method is how we come to better understand how the world works. It is as true in economics as it is in physics or any other science. Develop a new theory…
That’s not the way the narrative is supposed to go. But wait! Is there another interpretation? Perhaps the size of the government workforce is a result of a growing economy and that grew under Reagan We’re not getting that kind of growth under Obama. Of course state and local government has taken the hit under Obama and fed employment is…Read More »
Will this walkout ever end? Hopefully not! I would like to see the whole thing go down in a fiery crash into bankruptcy. Now that would make my day…! Rumors abound that Arthur T Demoulas is closing in on a deal to buy the controlling position of Market Basket (MB). A move that would, in effect, place him back in…Read More »
(Good rundown. John Walsh is going to be mad you are denigrating our fine state though. – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno) http://www.nationalreview.com/… Kevin Williamson strikes gold again. Lets put it to the test. Is Massachusetts signing up for a suicide pact? 1. Make work expensive. The nine states with the highest personal-income-tax rates lost $100 billion in AGI…Read More »
In a recent interview, Senator Elizabeth Warren made this statement: I want every little girl to grow up thinking about becoming a doctor or a scientist, a union leader or a small business owner. I don’t want her to have to think about how she will get by on wages that are lower just because she is female. It is…Read More »