The Worst US Foreign Policy Blunder – Vietnam or Iraq?... July 25th, 2016 | © Elliott R. Morss, Ph.D.
The American Public Has Been Fooled – Life is Good in the US... July 20th, 2016 | © Elliott R. Morss, Ph.D.
Your Favorite Wine – Where Does It Really Come From?... July 13th, 2016 | © Elliott R. Morss, Ph.D.
Uncertainty surrounds the outcome of the non-binding Brexit vote. This piece lists the uncertainties and draws limited conclusions based on what we know to date.
We know that cable news sells sensationalism and entertainment as well as news. For the most part, it does not matter. But the recent overblown coverage of mass shootings is having negative consequences.
In the US corporate world, “managers” get paid too much. People running hedge funds/private equity firms get paid much more. Something should be done. See my proposal.
As Table 1 indicates prices of the world’s leading energy sources fell precipitously in 2015 and 2016. Recently, they have rebounded a bit but are still 50% less than what they averaged during the 2010-14 period.
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Trump on foreign policy: a lot of what he says is crazy. However, many of his positions make sense. His positions are reviewed in this piece. Keep in mind: US citizens elected George W. Bush twice.
The Labor Saving Effects of Switching from Store to Online Purchases: Amazon vs. Department Stores and MallsMay 10th, 2016 | © Elliott R. Morss, Ph.D. 1
Labor saving is taking place in service as well as goods-producing industries. This article looks at the effects of growing online sales on malls and department stores.