Manuscript: 2009 Marketplace Speech In 1977 at the University of Zurich, one of my personal heroes, Margaret Thatcher, said: "We must not focus our attention exclusively on the material, because, though important, it is not the main issue ...

|It is indisputable to those with functioning sensory skills that the economy is in the midst of substantial turmoil. Brought on by the bursting of a housing and mortgage bubble, the excess of which defies the imagination even of the dotcom atrocity, large sectors...

The study of economics has been essentially abandoned at public high schools in America, and based on what they are teaching in the field at public universities, we can probably be grateful they have delayed the "instruction". No social science or scholastic discipline is...

Sometimes politicians, journalists and others exclaim; "It's just a tax cut for the rich!" and it is just accepted to be fact. But what does that really mean?Let's put tax cuts in terms everyone can understand. Suppose that every day, ten men go out for dinner...