Tag Archives: politics

Corruption and Politics

I just finished listening to a speech by Lawrence Lessig on the influence of money in politics. He is a very smart man, an eloquent speaker and if you get a chance to listen to him speak, it’s well worth … Continue reading

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What is so important about manufacturing?

On my way to work this morning, I heard an interview with Gavin Newsom who was once mayor of San Francisco and is now Lt Governor of California. At one point in the conversation, he brought up the issue of manufacturing … Continue reading

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Mankiw is right. Buffett is wrong.

Welcome to this blog. Well, let’s hit the ground running because there are things to be said. Unless you have been living in under a rock for the past 3+ years, you at some point in time have heard about … Continue reading

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