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February 6, 2019
L: Here is the hazard of living with an economist. I actually bought a book for myself called Doughnut Economics: 7 Ways to Think Like a 21st Century Economist, by Kate Raworth. And then I actually read it! Sometimes I even surprise myself.
I'm going to wr...
May 9, 2018
L: Jim ran across this article from the American Enterprise Institute and wanted to share it. It basically compares the GDPs of US states to the annual GDPs of other countries.
Here's one fact from the article to spur you to click to it if you're interested:
May 2, 2018
L: For reasons unknown, GDP numbers in the first quarter of each of the last eight years have been pitifully low in comparison to the other three quarters. This quarter wasn't great, but it wasn't pitifully low either.
J: On April 27, the BE...