Twitter Updates for 2010-04-30

Today's blog. Bill's Principles of Regulation. # Sovereign debt problems getting serious. # Recession Brings Long-Term Unemployment. Almost 45 percent unemployed over 27 weeks. # Will the UK follow Greece into crisis? # With all the European bad news, the Dow is up over a 100 points? This is . . . → Read More: Twitter Updates for 2010-04-30

Twitter Updates for 2010-04-29

Today I blogged about why regulating capital ratios won't work. # Spain's debt downgrades. Things could go seriously bad in Europe. # World's 50 best restaurants. Haven't eaten at any of them. I'd vote for a taco shop on Telegraph. # "While bank lending continues to contract, …" This is . . . → Read More: Twitter Updates for 2010-04-29

Twitter Updates for 2010-04-28

"Guns, Guts, and Geithner" # If the Democrats and the Republicans both hate it, it's probably a great idea. # "A Great Sentence" # "In economic policy, people under-estimate trade-offs…In foreign policy, people over-estimate trade-offs." Seems true # Joel Kotkin, "The Worst Cities for Jobs" California is over . . . → Read More: Twitter Updates for 2010-04-28

Twitter Updates for 2010-04-27

Survey of economists finds most don't think the stimulus helped. # Federal interest to exceed 9% of GDP in 2040. For comparison, Defense is about 4.7% of GDP in the current budget. # If you want less of something, tax it. # If we had a market for used livers, . . . → Read More: Twitter Updates for 2010-04-27

Twitter Updates for 2010-04-26

1,000 tweets! Chuck says they should issue a word limit when they give you the Ph.D. Some of my friends and family would agree. # "Five myths about Green energy" #