An Economy of One – June 28, 2018

Hour 1: Health care; Col. West interview: response to a listener, both sides can behave badly; Toledo Blade article “United States of Intolerance” Hour 2: Jobs numbers; Employment rates; Why aren’t men working at rates they used to work?; Cafe con Leche index; SALT deduction; Renting – could it be the best choice for you…

An Economy of One – June 27, 2018

Hour 1: Janus V AFSCME decision; Justice Kennedy Retires; Good economic news keeps coming; Fritz Wenzel, Clout Research on polling and primaries; Bank mailings up as they try to sell more loans Hour 2: Federal reserve news; Inflation, devaluation; Harvard kids take a bus tour of small town America; Laura Ingalls Wilder’s name removed from…

An Economy of One – June 26, 2018

Hour 1: When our representatives encourage incivility and hostility, what should we do?; Interview with Col. Allen West on the hostility of the left; A call to allow 16 year olds to vote Hour 2: Free speech; What are the limits to free speech?; Interview with Ilya Shapiro, Cato Institute, on recent Supreme Court decisions;…

An Economy of One – June 21, 2018

Hour 1: Supreme Court Wayfair v S. Dakota decision; Police in Ohio; Tariffs; Koko the signing gorilla dies at age 46 Hour 2: NBA draft; Marginal value and the complexity of economics; Economic priorities and why predicting economic outcomes is so difficult (hint: people are involved); Conservative pundit Charles Krauthammer dies at 68

An Economy of One – June 20, 2018

Hour 1: GE Dropped from the DJIA; Matt ‘Guitar’ Murphy & the birth of ‘The Blues Brothers’; Shrinking the Fed’s balance sheet; Peter Fonda and revolting incivility Hour 2: SS Disability claims down significantly; CPI v. Inflation; Civil discourse; Blues guitarist Matt Murphy dead, age 88 Featured photo of Matt ‘Guitar’ Murphy: Leon Morris (Getty…

An Economy of One – June 19, 2018

Hour 1: Supreme Court Gerrymandering non-decision; Supreme Court hands down decision on political clothing at the polls; Kansas voter registration law; Verbiage: ‘Take Back’ vs ‘Make America Great Again’; The incivility of the progressives Hour 2: The Migrant border battle; News vs. opinion; Laura Bush opinion; Apple is making it more difficult for law enforcement…

An Economy of One – June 14, 2018

Hour 1: Jobs numbers; Are we at full employment?; Producer Rudy – an Air Force flag bearer; Small business optimism up; Philadelphia soda tax failure; Freedom v. social justice; New scams Hour 2: Ryan Radia of CEI on antitrust law; Comcast/20th Century Fox/Disney merger; More Trump tax cuts in the works?; Flag Day