Steve Soto's The Left Coaster



Economy/Finance Archives

July 28, 2014 - Make Corporate Tax Dodgers Pay a Price by Deacon Blues
June 6, 2014 - What Happens When a Living Wage is Present by paradox
May 15, 2014 - Please Go Away Mr. Geithner by Deacon Blues
May 5, 2014 - Cracks in the Wall by Deacon Blues
May 2, 2014 - Deal With The Long-Term Unemployed by Deacon Blues
April 23, 2014 - Canadian, Swedish Middle Class Richer Than Ours by Steve
October 1, 2013 - Stirring Things Up by Steve
September 16, 2013 - Why Not Yellen? by Steve
August 12, 2013 - Here We Go Again by Steve
July 21, 2013 - White House: Time to Talk About Jobs by Steve
June 23, 2013 - Economic History of the Obama Administration by paradox
May 5, 2013 - GOP Has No Economic Solutions by Steve
January 9, 2013 - Tying Themselves Into Knots by Steve
January 1, 2013 - Obama Fractures House GOP Caucus by Steve
December 5, 2012 - Leaving Afghanistan Now Would Save $120 Billion by paradox
December 2, 2012 - Ah, The Defense Keynesians Are Here by paradox
September 29, 2012 - New Economics? Is there another way? by Oly Mike
July 10, 2012 - This Is A Counter Attack? by Deacon Blues
May 22, 2012 - We are bringing Michael Parenti to Olympia in October by Oly Mike
May 15, 2012 - A dramatic five hours by Mary
May 4, 2012 - Smart Thinking by Mary
April 27, 2012 - Krugman's New Book: End This Depression Now! by Mary
April 23, 2012 - Inequality in America by Mary
April 20, 2012 - Economic Inequality by Mary
March 30, 2012 - Tea Party Government by Mary
March 18, 2012 - Economic Prospects by Mary
March 14, 2012 - Wall Street Secrets Revealed by Mary
March 3, 2012 - Weekend Ponderings by Steve
February 17, 2012 - Making it in America by Mary
February 15, 2012 - Money and Debt Explained in a Few Minutes by Oly Mike
February 14, 2012 - Occupy the SEC's comment on the Volcker Rule by Mary
February 12, 2012 - Bruce Bartlett on Bill Moyers by Mary
February 1, 2012 - Washington Investment Trust by Oly Mike
January 31, 2012 - David Stockman on Bill Moyers by Mary
January 29, 2012 - Europeans Come to Realize Austerity Won't Fix the Economy by Mary
January 18, 2012 - Bill Moyers discusses the 1% with Jacob Hacker and Paul Pierson by Mary
January 16, 2012 - How Romney Made His Money by Mary
January 14, 2012 - The Austerity School of Economics by Mary
January 11, 2012 - Austerity Politics or Real Utopias? by Oly Mike
December 19, 2011 - Speaking of the Market by Mary
December 10, 2011 - Quote of the Clueless by Mary
November 18, 2011 - GOP Economic Priorities by Mary
November 16, 2011 - What Bank Fraud? by Mary
November 14, 2011 - Republican Faux Compromise by Mary
October 17, 2011 - Wall Street Whiners by Mary
October 16, 2011 - Echoes of the Great Depression by Mary
October 13, 2011 - So Very, Very Sad by Mary
October 9, 2011 - OccupyPortland and the Portland Marathon by Mary
October 4, 2011 - Press Coverage for Occupy Wall Street by Mary
October 2, 2011 - Austerity economic policies do not turn depressions and recessions around by Oly Mike
September 25, 2011 - Live feed from the other Left Coast, by Oly Mike
September 22, 2011 - Come to Olympia if the Economy has put you on the Street by Oly Mike
September 15, 2011 - The Power of Clicktivists! Really? Is there any power there? by Oly Mike
September 12, 2011 - Good Move, Mr. President by Deacon Blues
September 12, 2011 - Too Little, Too Late by Steve
September 6, 2011 - We're Just Not That Into You by Deacon Blues
September 5, 2011 - Destroying Labor, Destroying The Country by Steve
September 3, 2011 - Paul Krugman on the Ozone Regulation Decision by Mary
August 31, 2011 - Ask the Right Question - on jobs and the tax code by Oly Mike
August 30, 2011 - Economics Is Not a Science by Mary
August 28, 2011 - Debt by Mary
August 22, 2011 - Too Big To Fail by Mary
August 21, 2011 - Crisis of Capitalism by Oly Mike
August 18, 2011 - Double Dip Anyone? by Oly Mike
August 15, 2011 - Nouriel Roubini Thinks Marx Could Be Right About Capitalism by Mary
August 14, 2011 - A "No" Vote for Obama by Steve
August 13, 2011 - "We Can't Afford TO LOSE Social Security and Medicare" by Mary
August 11, 2011 - Mr. President, Do Something Or Get Out Of The Way by Deacon Blues
August 11, 2011 - Patent Reform by Mary
August 10, 2011 - Adam Smith and his vision of Capitalism by Mary
August 4, 2011 - GOP Message Unravels by Deacon Blues
August 1, 2011 - The Long March Downward by Deacon Blues
July 31, 2011 - Obama May Have Won This by Steve
July 31, 2011 - Debt Ceiling Update by Mary
July 24, 2011 - Where have all the startups gone? by Mary
July 20, 2011 - Dysfunctional Politics by Mary
July 19, 2011 - Morning Update by Deacon Blues
July 18, 2011 - "Serious People", Totally Out of Touch With America by Deacon Blues
July 18, 2011 - Happy In Their Ignorance by Steve
July 14, 2011 - Public Rejects GOP "All Cuts" Demands by Deacon Blues
July 14, 2011 - Summary of GDP 2009:2011 by Mary
July 12, 2011 - McConnell Kneecaps Himself by Deacon Blues
July 12, 2011 - Obama Gets Slapped Again For Trying Compromise by Deacon Blues
July 11, 2011 - Letting The Kids Drive by Deacon Blues
July 11, 2011 - Good Tone, But False Assumptions by Deacon Blues
July 11, 2011 - Understanding the Other Side by Steve
July 10, 2011 - McConnell Makes A Grave Mistake by Steve
July 10, 2011 - Boehner, McConnell Hand Obama The Advantage by Steve
July 7, 2011 - What Obama Is Actually Proposing by Deacon Blues
July 6, 2011 - Obama's Earned This One by Deacon Blues
July 5, 2011 - How Much Did Each Bush "Job" Cost? by Deacon Blues
June 21, 2011 - Health Care Reform's Demise by Steve
June 10, 2011 - Banks Still Have Too Much Power by Mary
June 7, 2011 - Bush Tax Cuts by Mary
June 5, 2011 - Lights, Music, Action! Portland Boycott, Divest, Sanctions by Oly Mike
June 1, 2011 - Open Thread by Mary
May 25, 2011 - Report from the Front Lines of the Class War by Oly Mike
May 17, 2011 - Economics 101 - Hat Tip to Critter's Crap for the Work by Oly Mike
May 8, 2011 - David Hume on What Creates a Better Society by Mary
May 6, 2011 - New Tactic on the Foreclosure Mess by Mary
April 29, 2011 - Crony Capitalism by Mary
April 28, 2011 - Washington Uprising by Oly Mike
April 23, 2011 - Will the Circle be Unbroken? by Oly Mike
April 19, 2011 - Taxes by Mary
April 13, 2011 - Open Thread by Mary
April 3, 2011 - GOP's Ryan Avoids The Rail by Steve
March 30, 2011 - Obama Owns It by Steve
March 8, 2011 - Economics 101 v. Contemporary Arrogance by Oly Mike
March 1, 2011 - Boycott Koch Industries? Are You Down With That? by Oly Mike
February 26, 2011 - Are You Funding the Koch Brothers Assault on Democracy? by Oly Mike
February 23, 2011 - How Many Shopping Days To Christmas? by Oly Mike
February 21, 2011 - Can The GOP Leadership Really Negotiate? by Deacon Blues
February 19, 2011 - How Hard Can It Be? by Steve
February 17, 2011 - Public Opposes GOP Effort To De-Fund Health Care Reform by Deacon Blues
February 16, 2011 - Social Security and Medicare are Earned by Oly Mike
February 14, 2011 - Obama's Budget Meets His Needs by Deacon Blues
January 23, 2011 - How about a quick look at income inequality? by Oly Mike
January 22, 2011 - What's Up? It's Saturday Morning - Open Thread by Oly Mike
January 3, 2011 - Focus the Debate Upon Jobs by Steve
December 3, 2010 - It's the Economy, Stupid by Oly Mike
November 22, 2010 - The Bottom 99 Percent by Deacon Blues
November 17, 2010 - How Was the Harvest? by paradox
November 12, 2010 - A Strategic Capitulation by Deacon Blues
November 11, 2010 - A Longer View On Bowles/Simpson by Deacon Blues
November 4, 2010 - Where is the Mortgage Note? by Oly Mike
October 19, 2010 - Cameron and the Brits Get it Right! by Oly Mike
October 12, 2010 - Hank Paulson Gets Away With It by Deacon Blues
October 11, 2010 - Richard Shelby, Imbecile by Deacon Blues
September 15, 2010 - Rising tax revenues unexpectedly reduced August deficit by Turkana
September 9, 2010 - Smart, Not Good by Deacon Blues
September 6, 2010 - Krugman on Economy, Klein on Social Security by Oly Mike
August 25, 2010 - Bankruptcy Bingo by Oly Mike
July 20, 2010 - Senate Overcomes GOP Filibuster On Unemployment Benefit Extension by Deacon Blues
July 19, 2010 - Finally by Deacon Blues
July 13, 2010 - Labor Does What White House Should Be Doing by Steve
July 11, 2010 - Sunday Odds and Ends by Steve
July 6, 2010 - Enough Blame To Go Around by Steve
July 3, 2010 - Cleaning Up After Obama by Steve
July 2, 2010 - Economy Not Getting Better by Mary
June 24, 2010 - The Keynesians Have Lost by paradox
June 21, 2010 - Public: Obama Has No Economic Plan by Deacon Blues
June 18, 2010 - Let Biden Loose by Deacon Blues
June 15, 2010 - Economics, Save Us! by paradox
June 6, 2010 - The Case for More Government Spending Now by Mary
June 2, 2010 - Why Can’t We Spend? by paradox
May 25, 2010 - It's Too Late Larry by Steve
May 22, 2010 - It's Obama's Fault by Steve
May 3, 2010 - Fourteen Cents for Globalization by Deacon Blues
April 26, 2010 - Senate GOP Heading For The Cliff by Steve
April 24, 2010 - Obama's 2011 Budget by Mary
April 22, 2010 - Who Is Goldman-Sachs Working For? by Mary
April 21, 2010 - Gallup Sees An Uptick by Deacon Blues
April 8, 2010 - Open Thread by Mary
April 5, 2010 - The Role of Alan Greenspan in Creating the Financial Crisis by Mary
April 5, 2010 - Vast Idle Army Waits for the Call by paradox
April 4, 2010 - You Can’t Do That by paradox
March 29, 2010 - Full Employment and the National League Strike Zone by paradox
March 16, 2010 - Hoover and the Depression Live by paradox
March 13, 2010 - For 2010, It Needs To Be About Jobs by Steve
March 11, 2010 - Make The GOP Filibuster Financial Reform by Deacon Blues
February 4, 2010 - Republican Budget Draft: Privatize Social Security and Medicare by Turkana
January 29, 2010 - Before You Start Celebrating... by Turkana
January 28, 2010 - Judd Gregg Is What Passes For A Serious Republican Thinker by Turkana
January 26, 2010 - What The Economists and Analysts Are Writing by Turkana
January 26, 2010 - A Public Letter on Discretionary Spending Cuts by Mary
January 25, 2010 - Senator Merkley Makes The Case Against Bernanke by Turkana
January 21, 2010 - The Gift That Is Scott Brown by Steve
January 20, 2010 - Party Like It's 1937! by Turkana
January 19, 2010 - Why Can’t Americans Get Another Stimulus Bill? by paradox
January 13, 2010 - I’ll Pass on the Barf Bag Hearing by paradox
January 6, 2010 - Byron Dorgan Should Have Lawrence Summers' Job by Turkana
January 2, 2010 - The Bush Economy by Turkana
January 1, 2010 - Revisiting Bush's Ownership Society by Mary
December 31, 2009 - Who Knew Bush's Economy Was Dangerous? by Mary
December 23, 2009 - 1,000,000 Foreclosures. Last Quarter, Alone. Hunger Rising. by Turkana
December 8, 2009 - $200 TARP Billion for the Little People by paradox
November 18, 2009 - Jobs by Turkana
November 9, 2009 - Bernie Sanders Takes On The Bankers Who Would Be Gods by Turkana
October 15, 2009 - The More Things Change . . . by Steve
October 8, 2009 - Sowing The Seeds Of Trouble by Steve
October 6, 2009 - Knowledge Lag by paradox
October 5, 2009 - Unfinished Business by paradox
September 26, 2009 - Unemployment Is Our Measurement Device by paradox
September 3, 2009 - Question by Turkana
August 9, 2009 - Being Poor in America by Mary
July 20, 2009 - Open Thread by Mary
July 10, 2009 - Republicans Are Not Aboard by paradox
July 5, 2009 - White House: No Second Stimulus Needed - Yet by Deacon Blues
July 4, 2009 - Goldman Sachs: Rogue Company by Mary
June 27, 2009 - Underutilized by paradox
June 14, 2009 - Paul Krugman on the State of the Recession by Mary
June 13, 2009 - Economic Chart of the Day by Mary
June 2, 2009 - Innovation for Consumers' Sake by Mary
May 19, 2009 - A period of impressive growth? Not so much. by Mary
May 5, 2009 - Citizen Stress Test by paradox
April 29, 2009 - Pandemic Unemployment, Too by Turkana
April 29, 2009 - Grim by Turkana
April 28, 2009 - Sad, Dangerous Goodbye to General Motors by paradox
April 18, 2009 - Jon Stewart Thanks Elizabeth Warren for Some Financial Chicken Soup by Mary
April 15, 2009 - The Shrinking Bedrock by Deacon Blues
April 14, 2009 - Unclear On The Concept by Turkana
April 14, 2009 - Goldman Sach's Profitability by Mary
April 13, 2009 - Squandered Political Capital by Deacon Blues
April 5, 2009 - The Way We Were by paradox
April 3, 2009 - Too Much To Ask by paradox
March 29, 2009 - Do The Hustle by paradox
March 23, 2009 - This Can't Be Good by Turkana
March 23, 2009 - Got a Future, Timmeh? by paradox
March 18, 2009 - Evening Update by Steve
March 16, 2009 - Dead Cats Bouncing by Turkana
March 16, 2009 - Overload by paradox
March 15, 2009 - Reworking Capitalism for People by Mary
March 13, 2009 - The Rude One by Turkana
March 12, 2009 - The Harping Gets Louder by Deacon Blues
March 12, 2009 - Roubini: Clean Up Housing And The Banks, Then Wait For 2010 by Deacon Blues
March 9, 2009 - An Historic Defining Moment by Turkana
March 7, 2009 - Economic Bits by Mary
March 6, 2009 - Welcome to the 19th Century by eriposte
March 6, 2009 - The Art of Looting and Tunneling by eriposte
March 3, 2009 - The Irrational Expectations Hypothesis by eriposte
March 2, 2009 - William Poole's Pearls of Wisdom by eriposte
March 1, 2009 - Krugman and the Giant Pool of Money by Mary
March 1, 2009 - Economics Research on Systemic Risks by eriposte
February 28, 2009 - Making Sense of the Citigroup Deal by eriposte
February 28, 2009 - About That Deficit by paradox
February 25, 2009 - This Is Reassuring by Turkana
February 25, 2009 - Morning Quick Hits by Deacon Blues
February 21, 2009 - Bank on the Run by paradox
February 18, 2009 - Paradigm Shift by Turkana
February 13, 2009 - Greenspan and Managing Risk by Mary
January 31, 2009 - A Trillion Bucks For Purple Fingers by Steve
January 31, 2009 - Stupid Economic Arguments by Mary
January 27, 2009 - Beat Their Brains Out by Steve
January 11, 2009 - What Kind of Stimulus Projects Should Be Considered? by Mary
January 10, 2009 - To Stimulate or Not To Stimulate, That is the Question by Mary
January 9, 2009 - Executive Recession Pain by Mary
January 4, 2009 - A Matter of Sematics by Mary
January 3, 2009 - The Cheese is Back by paradox
December 23, 2008 - Housing Hasn't Hit Bottom by Deacon Blues
December 23, 2008 - Where's The Consumer Interest Tax Deduction? by Deacon Blues
December 23, 2008 - Greenspan (U.S.) v. Anti-Greenspan (India) by eriposte
December 22, 2008 - Bush's SEC Let Madoff Run Free by Deacon Blues
December 18, 2008 - Financial Crisis? Yes, But What Kind? by eriposte
December 17, 2008 - Tax Fairness? by Deacon Blues
December 14, 2008 - Econo Fraud 101 by eriposte
December 12, 2008 - Why does the GOP hate US workers? by Erin Alecto
December 8, 2008 - Oh Yeah, The Uproar by paradox
December 7, 2008 - Out of Time by paradox
December 5, 2008 - We Need A President, And We Need Him Now by Turkana
December 5, 2008 - Panicked Brain Splat by paradox
December 5, 2008 - Gated Off From The Carnage by Deacon Blues
December 4, 2008 - The Treasury Rules by paradox
December 3, 2008 - Borrow and Spend Forever, Baby by paradox
December 1, 2008 - Tanta by Mary
November 26, 2008 - Auto Bailout Designed as Rebates for Buyers? by Mary
November 24, 2008 - It's Time To Talk Numbers by Turkana
November 22, 2008 - Who was responsible for the financial crisis? by Mary
November 20, 2008 - Spend, Spend! by paradox
November 19, 2008 - Need Some Cash, USA? by paradox
November 17, 2008 - Major Events Coming? by Deacon Blues
November 16, 2008 - The GOP's Sham On The Auto Bailout by Deacon Blues
November 11, 2008 - United Auto Workers: There Will Be Strings by paradox
November 7, 2008 - October Employment Sails Off the Cliff by paradox
November 6, 2008 - Silicon Valley Execs Haranguing Detroit by paradox
October 31, 2008 - Such Intense Scrutiny for Little People Help by paradox
October 30, 2008 - Banks Pay Out Bailout Money to Shareholders by paradox
October 29, 2008 - General Motors Lines Up for Federal Bailout by paradox
October 29, 2008 - I Want Out of my 401k by paradox
October 27, 2008 - Chrysler Valued at $0, to be Sold to GM by paradox
October 27, 2008 - Still Banging on the Magneto by paradox
October 24, 2008 - Bailout Extended to Insurance Companies, Ford & GM Next? by paradox
October 23, 2008 - Way To Go With That Flaw, Alan by paradox
October 23, 2008 - $700 Billion Bank Bailout Now Used to Buy Bad Mortgages by paradox
October 20, 2008 - Please, John, We’re All Socialists Now by paradox
October 18, 2008 - Now Where The Hell is That Bailout? by paradox
October 17, 2008 - Defense Spending is Still Government Spending by paradox
October 13, 2008 - A Very Political Nobel Prize by Turkana
October 12, 2008 - Free Market Fundamentalism by Mary
October 11, 2008 - Humor. Or something. by Turkana
October 11, 2008 - In A Nutshell by Turkana
October 4, 2008 - America Unrecognizable by paradox
October 3, 2008 - Still Sinking by Turkana
October 1, 2008 - Here's Why by Turkana
October 1, 2008 - Something Outrageous by paradox
September 30, 2008 - Capitalism by Turkana
September 29, 2008 - Stability Starts At The Bottom by Turkana
September 29, 2008 - Bailout Bill “Won’t End The Crisis” by paradox
September 28, 2008 - Pitchfork Principals by paradox
September 24, 2008 - Signs of Life by paradox
September 23, 2008 - Deficits Don’t Matter by paradox
September 21, 2008 - Thought for the Day by Mary
September 20, 2008 - An Important Point about the Recent Past by Mary
September 19, 2008 - Not So Fast, Nancy by paradox
September 18, 2008 - Gilded Age II by paradox
September 17, 2008 - I Don't Understand Conservatism by Turkana
September 15, 2008 - Problems in Our Current Approach to Retirement by Mary
September 15, 2008 - Question For The Day by Turkana
August 8, 2008 - Corporate America Readying Assult Against Pro-Worker Legislation by Jeff Dinelli
August 6, 2008 - 2007 Mortgages Go Bad Fast by Mary
August 3, 2008 - Paying for the Party by Mary
July 6, 2008 - Suburban Wasteland by Mary
June 7, 2008 - Ouch by Mary
June 7, 2008 - Capitalism and the Auto Industry is Not Working by paradox
May 11, 2008 - American Workers Are Not Parts by paradox
April 19, 2008 - Conspicuous Consumption Won't Save the Economy by Mary
April 8, 2008 - $945,000,000,000 by Turkana
April 3, 2008 - Trapped by Turkana
March 24, 2008 - By The Book by Turkana
March 24, 2008 - In a nutshell by Turkana
March 18, 2008 - People by Turkana
March 15, 2008 - Fueling the Wheels of Capitalism by paradox
March 1, 2008 - Signed Up the Paint Gun by paradox
February 16, 2008 - Jesse on Mortgage Disclosures by Jeff Dinelli
February 9, 2008 - Microsoft Behaving Badly by paradox
January 13, 2008 - Why The Bush Economy Really Stinks by Mary
January 5, 2008 - CDOs Gone Bad by Mary
December 23, 2007 - Admittance to the Other Reality by paradox
December 16, 2007 - Major Wanker: Alan Greenspan by Mary
December 1, 2007 - Modern Day Wisdom by Mary
November 16, 2007 - Home Ownership Scam by Mary
October 30, 2007 - Afternoon Quick Hits by Steve
October 16, 2007 - Market Crashed 20 Years Ago This Month by Steve
September 24, 2007 - Getting Nowhere On Global Warming by Steve
September 18, 2007 - Afternoon Update by Steve
September 7, 2007 - Negative Job Growth In August by Steve
August 28, 2007 - Black Tuesdays by Mary
August 20, 2007 - The American System at Work by soccerdad
August 16, 2007 - Relentless Pressure on Prices Led to China Toy Recall by Mary
August 15, 2007 - The Fall of the American "Empire" by soccerdad
August 3, 2007 - Move Along, Nothing To Worry About Here by Steve
August 2, 2007 - Summarizing the Mortgage Meltdown by soccerdad
July 27, 2007 - Greenspan Wants Another Corporate Raid On Treasury by Steve
July 13, 2007 - Tie Trade Benefits, Safety, And Global Warming Together by Steve
July 12, 2007 - Link Trade, Food Safety, And Global Warming Together by Steve
July 10, 2007 - Late Night Grab Bag by Steve
June 29, 2007 - Democrats Refuse To Renew Fast Track Trade Authority by Steve
June 27, 2007 - Offshoring's Real Damage by Steve
June 19, 2007 - Ordering Chinese by Steve
June 10, 2007 - National Homeownership Month by Mary
June 7, 2007 - A Meaningless G-8 Agreement by Steve
June 3, 2007 - Economic Lies by Mary
May 30, 2007 - Afternoon Grab Bag by Steve
May 25, 2007 - Men In Their 30's Lost Money Since 1974 by Steve
May 19, 2007 - No Bottom Yet for the Housing Market by Mary
May 16, 2007 - Relentlessly Rising Food & Gas Prices Batter American Consumer by paradox
May 10, 2007 - Retail Sales Cresting? by Steve
May 4, 2007 - Who's at Fault for the Mortgage Market Meltdown? by Mary
May 4, 2007 - 88,000? by Steve
April 24, 2007 - What Housing Recovery? by Steve
April 21, 2007 - Mortgage Disaster by Mary
April 17, 2007 - Forty Million High-Skilled Jobs Headed Over Seas by soccerdad
April 1, 2007 - Preying on the Fiscally Strapped by Mary
March 28, 2007 - Fed: Nothing To See Here - Move Along by Steve
March 26, 2007 - More Bad Housing Market News by Steve
March 18, 2007 - Economy: Déjà Vu all Over Again by soccerdad
March 16, 2007 - Subprime Market Foretells Future Recession by Mary
February 17, 2007 - US Economy: Goldilocks has left the building by soccerdad
February 5, 2007 - Use The Budget As A Wedge by Steve
February 1, 2007 - Senate Passes Minimum Wage Boost by Steve
January 25, 2007 - Afternoon Quick Hits by Steve
January 18, 2007 - Acceptable, And Unacceptable Spending by Steve
January 16, 2007 - Open Thread - Calling Bush's Bluff Edition by Steve
January 10, 2007 - Bush Job Growth Poor by Mary
December 26, 2006 - Making Bush Pay For It by Steve
December 19, 2006 - Bush Wants To Change The Subject by Steve
December 8, 2006 - Only 132,000? by Steve
November 29, 2006 - It's Time For Bush's Base To Pay The Bill For Bush's War by Steve
November 28, 2006 - Warning Signs by Steve
November 20, 2006 - Does the Housing Downturn Portend Recession? by Mary
November 19, 2006 - Open Thread - Nafta Edition by Mary
November 15, 2006 - Economic Fairness Will Be On The Table Next Year by Steve
October 6, 2006 - GOP Wants To Change The Subject - Pelosi Says "Drain The Swamp" by Steve
September 19, 2006 - Where Are The Jobs Going To Come From? by Steve
September 17, 2006 - Ford Motor Co. is Dying by paradox
September 1, 2006 - 128,000 Is Reason For Celebration? by Steve
August 31, 2006 - Tracking The Hemline by pessimist
August 29, 2006 - Heading For The Cliff? by Steve
August 26, 2006 - Chained Reaction by pessimist
August 23, 2006 - Predicted Slowdown in Housing Arrives by Mary
August 23, 2006 - Open Thread -- Top Reasons Bush Thinks Economy is a Good Issue by Mary
August 19, 2006 - Damn The War Deficits! Full Spend Ahead! by pessimist
August 4, 2006 - Only 113,000 Jobs? by Steve
July 29, 2006 - Rough Diamonds? Tough! by pessimist
July 14, 2006 - Happy Bastille Day, America by pessimist
July 13, 2006 - Jobless Claims Up 19,000 In One Week by Steve
July 11, 2006 - The Economy in 2H 2006 by eriposte
July 10, 2006 - Russians Support Putin On Energy Nationalization by Steve
July 7, 2006 - 121,000? by Steve
July 1, 2006 - No More Mr. Nice Piggy Bank! by pessimist
June 12, 2006 - A Hundred Here, A Hundred There ..... by Steve
June 8, 2006 - Recession Is For The Little People by pessimist
June 5, 2006 - Dow Down 200 Today by Steve
June 2, 2006 - 75,000 New Jobs Are Nothing To Brag About by Steve
May 30, 2006 - Bush Names Wall Street CEO For Mr. Irrelevance by Steve
May 25, 2006 - Raping The Harvesters by pessimist
May 22, 2006 - ARG Poll: Bush At 32%, Majority Feel Economy Will Be Worse Next Year by Steve
May 17, 2006 - The Economy And Iran by Steve
May 10, 2006 - Bad For Small Children And Dogs by pessimist
May 9, 2006 - Minimum Wage Irrelevant To Many Small Businesses by Steve
May 7, 2006 - All Dressed Up And Nowhere To Go by pessimist
May 5, 2006 - Only 138,000 New Jobs In April by Steve
May 4, 2006 - Morning Update: Does Hillary, Like Warner, Plan To Eschew Populism For Passionless "Realism"? by Steve
May 3, 2006 - Tuning The Flute by pessimist
April 27, 2006 - Kicked To The Curb by pessimist
April 25, 2006 - Enron's Kenneth Lay's Claims of Innocence by Mary
April 23, 2006 - Care To Tell Them They Know Nothing About Economics? by pessimist
April 22, 2006 - Now Its India's Turn To Go Against White House On Iran by Steve
April 20, 2006 - Oh, Yeah, Weekly Unemployment Claims Are Above 300,000 Once Again by Steve
April 19, 2006 - Is The End Time For US Dollar Hegemony Upon Us? by pessimist
April 17, 2006 - Mid-Day Update: Bush Will Take The GOP Down With Him This Year by Steve
April 12, 2006 - Bush Sets Monthly Government Spending Record In March by Steve
April 8, 2006 - Betting Against The House by pessimist
April 2, 2006 - Ea$y Go by pessimist
March 30, 2006 - Ready To Fall by pessimist
February 28, 2006 - That Goldilocks Economy by Steve
February 16, 2006 - Beware The Ides Of March by pessimist
January 27, 2006 - Is We Learning? by Marie
January 27, 2006 - Economy Slowed Significantly In Fourth Quarter 2005 by Steve
January 20, 2006 - Bush Talks Up Economy, Dow Falls Over 200 Points by Steve
January 17, 2006 - Silicon Valley Daze by pessimist
January 10, 2006 - Tuesday Morning Quick Hits by Steve
January 6, 2006 - Friday Night Quick Hits by Steve
January 5, 2006 - Blowing The Piper's Bubbles by pessimist
January 3, 2006 - $ign$ Of The Time$ by pessimist
December 31, 2005 - Trains, Planes, Automobiles - And Autocrat Deals by pessimist
December 28, 2005 - The Ebeneezer Claus by pessimist
December 25, 2005 - Dreaming Of A Green Xma$ by pessimist
December 18, 2005 - Has Santa No Coal? by pessimist
December 2, 2005 - Exactly How Strong Was That Jobs Report? by Steve
November 26, 2005 - Are We To Be Thankful For THIS??? by pessimist
November 20, 2005 - It's YOUR Goose About To Get Cooked, Turkey! by pessimist
November 14, 2005 - bLeeder$hip! by pessimist
November 6, 2005 - Working Harder - For Less by pessimist
November 1, 2005 - Happy Economic News by Mary
October 24, 2005 - Bush Taps White House CEA Chief Ben Bernanke To Succeed Greenspan by Steve
October 16, 2005 - Baby, It's COLD Outside! by pessimist
September 21, 2005 - As Rita Approaches Texas Oil Heartland, Oil Prices and Stock Market Move In Opposite Directions by Steve
September 20, 2005 - Administration Backtracks On Tax Cuts, But Not Far Enough by Steve
September 14, 2005 - Retail Sales Started Falling Last Month Before Katrina by Steve
September 9, 2005 - Consumer Confidence Tumbles by Steve
September 6, 2005 - DeLay Unwittingly Undercuts GOP Rationale For Estate Tax Elimination And Permanent Tax Cuts by Steve
August 31, 2005 - What Will Katrina Do To The Economy? by Steve
August 30, 2005 - Bush Throws A Shutout: Poverty Level Goes Up All Four Years He's Been In Office by Steve
August 28, 2005 - Economic Stormy Weather Ahead by Mary
August 5, 2005 - Mr. 42%, Continued by Steve
August 1, 2005 - What Comes Around by pessimist
July 26, 2005 - Our Booming, Job-Producing Economy by Steve
July 21, 2005 - Sweetening the Deal? by Mary
July 13, 2005 - Bush Gravy-Trainers Will Trumpet Today's Deficit News, But .... by Steve
June 30, 2005 - The Dark Side of Computers by Mary
June 26, 2005 - Real Inflation Rate by soccerdad
June 22, 2005 - Foreign Automakers Expand In Southern States by Steve
June 17, 2005 - Trade Deficit and Oil Hit New Highs by Steve
June 6, 2005 - Monday Afternoon Grab Bag by Steve
June 3, 2005 - May Job Growth Plummets Well Below Expectations by Steve
June 1, 2005 - Another Economics Columnist Besides Krugman Cuts Through The Spin by Steve
May 21, 2005 - Housing market is a bit frothy by Mary
May 17, 2005 - Oil Prices Lead To Spike In Wholesale Prices, Drop In Industrial Production by Steve
May 16, 2005 - The Topper$ Are Selling Off America! by pessimist
May 13, 2005 - Wal-Mart's Bad Week Ends With Bush Reimposing Tariffs On Chinese Clothing by Steve
May 6, 2005 - You Know It's Really Bad When Broder Spanks Bu$hCo! by pessimist
May 6, 2005 - Even With A Strong April Jobs Report, Consumer Confidence Sinks In May by Steve
May 5, 2005 - Ford And General Motors Are Junk Bond Kings by Steve
May 5, 2005 - Social Security Will Be Married To Tax Reform by Steve
April 28, 2005 - Thursday Morning Quick Hits And Outrages by Steve
April 27, 2005 - Durable Good Orders Drop Three Straight Months by Steve
April 22, 2005 - Cutting the Deficit in Half by Mary
April 20, 2005 - When Will "Stagflation" Reenter The Vocabulary? by Steve
April 15, 2005 - As Bush Signals A Willingness To Budge On Private Accounts, Events May Make It Moot by Steve
April 13, 2005 - The Lunacy Of Wall Street And The Fed's Current Game Plan by Steve
April 11, 2005 - Tax Reform Means Everything Is On The Table by Steve
April 4, 2005 - Bush Administration To Investigate Chinese Dumping Of Textile Products On American Markets by Steve
April 2, 2005 - Listen To the Rich Man's Father! by pessimist
April 1, 2005 - The Bush Recovery: Falling Wages And Fewer Jobs Than Clinton by Steve
April 1, 2005 - March Jobs Report And Consumer Confidence Less Than Expected by Steve
March 28, 2005 - Big Business Makes Out Like Bandits Under Republican One Party Rule by Mary
March 18, 2005 - Free Market Freefall by Mary
March 13, 2005 - Why the Bankruptcy Bill Was a Betrayal of Consumers and The Senate's Deliberative Process by Mary
March 13, 2005 - Examining the Records of the Bankruptcy Senators by Mary
March 12, 2005 - Fool You Once, Fool You Again, Fool! by pessimist
March 11, 2005 - Take Me Out Of The Ball Game by pessimist
March 11, 2005 - Fire Your 'Credit Card Politicians' by larre
March 10, 2005 - Snippets for Soto by larre
March 6, 2005 - Don't Think Deficits Are Important Anymore? Ask Senate Republicans by Steve
March 6, 2005 - The Sharecropper Society by larre
March 4, 2005 - Economy Adds 262,000 Jobs In February For Reasons That May Not Continue In March by Steve
February 27, 2005 - New Test for True Democrats by larre
February 27, 2005 - Brad DeLong Gets Very Shrill by Mary
February 25, 2005 - Corporate America Is Awash With Cash by Steve
February 23, 2005 - How Healthy is the American Economy? by Mary
February 18, 2005 - "Once I Built A Railroad, ..." by pessimist
February 15, 2005 - The "Free Trade" Debate and the Lessons of Iraq by rayman
February 4, 2005 - In An Alleged Booming Economy, January Jobs Reports Misses Expectations Again by Steve
January 25, 2005 - All For The Greenback, Stand Up And Holler! by pessimist
January 8, 2005 - New Delhi Inks Multi-Billion Dollar Energy Deals With Iran, Russia by Steve
January 7, 2005 - Bush Recovery Is Averaging Less Than 200,000 New Jobs Each Month by Steve
December 30, 2004 - Comparative Relief by larre
December 20, 2004 - Warming Up The Oil Company Boardrooms by pessimist
December 20, 2004 - Keeping One's Head Under A Roof by pessimist
December 20, 2004 - "Where are the shoppers?" by pessimist
December 14, 2004 - Corporate Insiders Dumped 46 Times More Stock Last Month Than They Bought by Steve
December 10, 2004 - Fresh Evidence Of The Bush "Recovery" by Steve
December 9, 2004 - Two Weeks Is Forever In A Red State by pessimist
December 7, 2004 - Dreck Us All With Bucks of Folly by larre
December 6, 2004 - The Euro v. Dollar Battle by rayman
December 4, 2004 - Yes Men, We Have No Bhopals by larre
December 4, 2004 - Is This The Best It Will Get For A Bush Recovery? by Steve
November 30, 2004 - Good And Bad Economic News by Steve
November 29, 2004 - Wal-Mart's Troubles And Red State America by Steve
November 29, 2004 - Sound As A Dollar - You're Doomed by pessimist
November 28, 2004 - Why Are Carribbean Banks The Only Remaining Market For Our Treasury Notes? by Steve
November 26, 2004 - Watch Your Credit Cards by Duckman GR
November 26, 2004 - All That Glitters by pessimist
November 25, 2004 - The Economy yet again by soccerdad
November 24, 2004 - As Non-Defense Durable Goods Orders And The Dollar Fall Further, The Chinese Give Advice by Steve
November 20, 2004 - The Economic (tick...tick...) Boom by pessimist
November 20, 2004 - "It's ONLY Your Money" by pessimist
November 17, 2004 - Blue Light Special On Economic Recovery in Aisle 1! by pessimist
November 17, 2004 - A Dollar's Worth Of Economic Advice by pessimist
November 17, 2004 - Cheese-it! The Fanatics! by larre
November 16, 2004 - With Election Now Safely Behind Us, Producer Prices Register Biggest Increase Since 1990 by Steve
November 11, 2004 - Time For The Recession To Resume by pessimist
October 26, 2004 - Consumer Confidence Tumbles In October by Steve
October 16, 2004 - Skying The Friendly Flies, Or Somesuch by pessimist
October 8, 2004 - September Jobs Report Another Nail In Bush's Coffin by Steve
September 17, 2004 - Consumer Confidence Levels Off by Steve
September 16, 2004 - Out Of The Mouths Of Babes by pessimist
September 12, 2004 - The Great Pretender by larre
September 10, 2004 - The Economy: Spinning its wheels? by soccerdad
September 10, 2004 - Health Insurance Costs by soccerdad
September 7, 2004 - Bush Breaks The Bank With His Budget Deficits by Steve
September 3, 2004 - This Is The Bush Prosperity: 313,000 New Jobs - In Three Months by Steve
September 3, 2004 - The Owner-Serf Society by larre
September 2, 2004 - Economic news -Kerry needs to hammer this by soccerdad
September 1, 2004 - Still More Getting Better Economy by Duckman GR
August 30, 2004 - More Getting Better Economy by Duckman GR
August 30, 2004 - The Economy is getting "better" by Duckman GR
August 27, 2004 - Wall Street and Bush by soccerdad
August 27, 2004 - Effects of Bush Tax Cuts - a summary by soccerdad
August 14, 2004 - The Sages Of Win by pessimist
August 13, 2004 - The bad economic news continues to roll in by soccerdad
August 13, 2004 - The razor's edge - the economy by soccerdad
August 13, 2004 - Savin' Up for A Drainy Day? by pessimist
August 12, 2004 - Toil And Troubles by pessimist
August 11, 2004 - As US Enters Najaf, World Oil Market Worsens by Steve
August 9, 2004 - As Al-Sadr Vows Fight To The Death, Oil Heads Towards $50/Barrel by Steve
August 9, 2004 - The Mythical Recovery by soccerdad
August 9, 2004 - More On The Job Quality Debate by Steve
August 8, 2004 - Economy: a view from the right by soccerdad
August 7, 2004 - Clowning Around As The Jobs Go Down by pessimist
August 6, 2004 - More bad news for the Economy by soccerdad
August 3, 2004 - "No Reasonable Offer Refused!" by pessimist
August 1, 2004 - More Economic BS from Bushco by soccerdad
July 28, 2004 - Bush, Iraq, the economy, oil and the dollar by soccerdad
July 27, 2004 - Big Oil by soccerdad
July 25, 2004 - Why Raising the Interest Rates Hurts by Mary
July 23, 2004 - Wall Street Begins To Question The Bush Recovery And Greenspan's Credibility by Steve
July 22, 2004 - Takin' What Their Givin' by pessimist
July 21, 2004 - Now - Even Fast Food Work Is Outsourced! by pessimist
July 18, 2004 - Real Wages Have Declined Two Months In A Row by Steve
July 13, 2004 - Rob Peter Long Enough, ... by pessimist
July 10, 2004 - Thank You, Jim Bunning (R-KY) by paradox
July 8, 2004 - Kenny Boy does the Perp Walk by Duckman GR
July 2, 2004 - Some Facts On The Bush Economy by Steve
July 2, 2004 - Not Since Hoover by paradox
June 16, 2004 - Business In-Justice, Texas Style by Duckman GR
June 16, 2004 - Consumer Prices Up, Consumer Confidence Down by Steve
May 26, 2004 - Consumer Confidence Slipping by Steve
May 20, 2004 - Initial Jobless Claims Go Up Again by Steve
May 18, 2004 - Cowboys In India by pessimist
May 13, 2004 - Wholesale Prices, Unemployment Claims Head Up, Retail Sales Fall In April by Steve
May 13, 2004 - Oil Gamble Doesn't Pay Off by Mary
May 7, 2004 - What A Difference Decay Makes by pessimist
May 7, 2004 - Bush Gets Another Month Of Improved Jobs Figures by Steve
April 29, 2004 - Betting The House by pessimist
April 29, 2004 - Betting The House - The Addition by pessimist
April 27, 2004 - Takin' Care Of Business by pessimist
April 26, 2004 - Chief Dull Razor's Revenge by pessimist
April 22, 2004 - First Time Unemployment Claims Higher Than Expected - Energy And Food Prices Up Sharply by Steve
April 15, 2004 - I Think These Guys Would Know An Economic Recovery Better Than Anyone - And They Don't See One! by pessimist
April 15, 2004 - Tax Cuts Unpopular? by Mary
April 14, 2004 - Gas Price Increases Lead to Higher Inflation by Mary
April 10, 2004 - Buddy, Can You Spare A Job? by pessimist
April 8, 2004 - GOP Donor And Carpet Salesman Is Bush's Choice For Manufacturing Czar by Steve
April 3, 2004 - Vast Majority Of Yesterday's Job Growth Came From Full-Time Unemployed Giving Up And Taking Part Time Jobs by Steve
April 1, 2004 - Baa-aa-aa! Hummer Buggers! by pessimist
March 21, 2004 - This Week's Bush Whopper - He Plans To Criticize Kerry Over Fiscal Responsibility by Steve
March 18, 2004 - Oil Prices Starting to Affect the World Economy by Mary
March 13, 2004 - Another Story On GOP Concerns With Administration Failings, Which Misses The Point by Steve
March 10, 2004 - Two-Thirds Of Jobs Created In Last Year Have Been Temp Help by Steve
March 10, 2004 - Moderate GOP Senators Prepare To Abandon Bush Over His Tax Cuts by Steve
March 7, 2004 - Bush's Economy Built On Unstable Ground by Mary
March 5, 2004 - Dispatch from the War on Jobs by Mary
March 2, 2004 - Honey! I Shrunk The Domestic Workforce! by pessimist
March 2, 2004 - You Know We Got To Stick Together - Part 1 by pessimist
March 2, 2004 - You Know We Got To Stick Together, Part 2 by pessimist
March 1, 2004 - Senate And House GOP Willing To Scale Back The Bush Tax Cuts by Steve
February 28, 2004 - Bush Tax Package Has Led To Average Refund Increases Of Less Than $100 by Steve
February 27, 2004 - Bush Five-Year Budget Plan Would Slash Veterans and Family Nutrition Programs, Among Others, To Pay For Tax Cuts by Steve
February 26, 2004 - Unemployment Claims Up, Durable Goods Orders Down - 760,000 Jobless Lose Benefits by Steve
February 24, 2004 - So What Does Greenspan Think About The Economy? by Mary
February 21, 2004 - Bush, The Withering Creative Economy, And A Democratic Opportunity by Steve
February 20, 2004 - The House of the Rising Sum by pessimist
February 19, 2004 - Truth Corps Opportunity : The Post's Weisman Does The White House's Bidding Once Again by Steve
February 19, 2004 - Another Casualty of the War on Terrorism by Mary
February 17, 2004 - What Do You Have to Do to Keep Them in Line? by Mary
February 17, 2004 - He Who Has The Gold Makes Us Fools by pessimist
February 12, 2004 - Despite Deficits, Greenspan Says To Keep Tax Cuts and Cut Social Security/Medicare Instead by Steve
February 7, 2004 - Is The Pendulum FINALLY On Its Return Swing? by pessimist
February 3, 2004 - Another 117,000 Planned Layoffs In January by Steve
January 27, 2004 - WaPo Still Whoring for Bush by paradox
January 26, 2004 - CBO's Estimate of the Bush Fiscal Train Wreck - Greenspan About To Yell "Fire" by Steve
January 17, 2004 - T'anks A Lot, George! by pessimist
January 17, 2004 - America's Health--There's a cancer growing by Duckman GR
January 15, 2004 - Look Beyond the Bush/GOP Rhetoric on Deficits and Spending by Steve
January 9, 2004 - Unemployment Rate Drops Because More Workers Give Up Looking by Steve
January 8, 2004 - A Diller, A Dollar, 12th-Grade Scholar by pessimist
December 30, 2003 - Consumer Confidence Falls by Steve
December 29, 2003 - Monday Update by Steve
December 19, 2003 - Holiday Spirit by Duckman GR
December 12, 2003 - Consumer Confidence Falls Unexpectedly In Preliminary University of Michigan Measurement by Steve
December 7, 2003 - Boeing: Corporate Welfare Queen by Mary
December 6, 2003 - True Conservatives Restless Tonight, Bush-wanna! by pessimist
December 5, 2003 - What Booming Economic Recovery? by Steve
December 5, 2003 - The WTO Rolls Bush On Steel Tariffs by Steve
December 2, 2003 - Employers Planned Nearly 100,000 Layoffs in November by Steve
November 25, 2003 - Bush Gets Medicare Bill, Strong 3rd Quarter GDP Figures, and Ballooning Deficits by Steve
November 24, 2003 - Can Bush Be Elected With a 5.8% Unemployment Rate? by Steve
November 13, 2003 - Oops, Jobless Claims Rise by Steve
November 10, 2003 - Hunger in America Continues to Spread by paradox
November 7, 2003 - Greenspan Shreds Any Remaining Credibility by Steve
October 31, 2003 - Consumer Spending Actually Fell in September by Steve
October 30, 2003 - Bush Gets the Economic News He Was Waiting For by Steve
October 1, 2003 - More Bad Economic News, and Why Bush is Accountable by Steve
September 30, 2003 - More Disappointing Economic News by Steve
September 25, 2003 - Looking For Good Economic News? Keep Looking by Steve
August 26, 2003 - CBO Budget Deficit Estimates Too Low-Dems Attack Bush by Steve
August 24, 2003 - Outsourcing Jobs by Mary
August 3, 2003 - Unemployment Facts by Mary
July 17, 2003 - National Bureau of Economic Research Sets the Record Straight on 2001 Recession by Steve
July 3, 2003 - June Unemployment Shoots to 6.4% by Steve
July 1, 2003 - Manufacturing and Construction Spending Fail to Meet Expectations by Steve
June 25, 2003 - The Economy Starts to Take Its Toll on Bush Reelect Numbers by Steve
June 3, 2003 - Two Studies Confirm Bush Tax Cuts Shift Tax Burdens From Rich to Middle Class by Steve
May 20, 2003 - Fed Raises Projected 2004 Unemployment Numbers by Steve
April 30, 2003 - Bush the Job Killer by Steve
April 30, 2003 - Did Greenspan Kill Bush's Tax Cut Today? by Steve
April 30, 2003 - Is Consumer Confidence Up or Down? by Steve
April 12, 2003 - The GOP and Their Tax Cut: Time to Fight? by Steve
April 7, 2003 - Dynamic Scoring: Be Careful What You Wish For by Steve
April 3, 2003 - Economic Indicators Continue Slide-But Victory Will Fix All, Right? by Steve
March 26, 2003 - WTO Slams Bush Over Steel Tariffs by Steve
March 25, 2003 - Bush's Initial Iraq Bill Costs Him His Tax Package by Steve
March 18, 2003 - Consumer Confidence Falls Again as Invasion Imminent by Steve
March 12, 2003 - GOP Budget Committees Open Class Warfare on Poor and Middle Class by Steve
March 7, 2003 - CBO Confirms Bush Has Broken the Bank by Steve
March 6, 2003 - Issue an APB for Bob Rubin? by Steve
February 25, 2003 - As Consumer Confidence Heads South... by Steve
February 24, 2003 - 2003 GDP Estimates Start Heading Downward by Steve