Tag Archives: economics

Beacon Hill Institute schools Natural Resources Defense Council on basic economics and the EPA.

[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…

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Time for a new Market Basket protest….

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…

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A lesson for Elizabeth Warren….

Here is a question for all of the RMG readers – ‘If mortgage interest rates go down, what happens to the price of houses for sale?’.  Answer: They go up!   Second question, if mortgage interest rates go up, what happens to the price of houses for sale?’.   Answer: they go down. These are facts!  And it is a…

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