Corporate Income, Productivity and Skynet Has Been Activated

Written by Steven Hansen There have been several posts recently in cyberspace talking about the disproportionate growth of corporate earnings to the earnings of our Joe Sixpack.

Exaggerating Demographics

Written by Steven Hansen One of the common beliefs of the new normal is the demographic shift to an aging population which does not spend money – lowering the historical GDP potential. This is discussed as being one of the triggers for the Great Recession of 2007. Many forecasters continue to adjust for the headwinds …

Who Is Standing Up for the Middle Class?

Written by Steven Hansen Nobel Laureate Paul Krugman opined: The point is that a party committed to small government and low taxes on the rich is, more or less necessarily, a party committed to hurting, not helping, the poor. Will this ever change? Well, Republicans weren’t always like this. In fact, all of our major …