With Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Harvey in the news, the country is being treated to a real-time debate over the sins of so-called price gouging, or sharp hikes in the cost of food, water, fuel, and other essential items in affected areas.
Increases in the minimum wage are sold as a “living wage” for minimum wage workers. Economists have shown many times that they kill minimum wage jobs. What they haven’t measured is their effect on others. Read more…Read More »
Last year there were at least 60Â peer-reviewed papers published in scientific journals demonstrating that Today’s Warming Isn’t Global, Unprecedented, Or Remarkable. Just within the last 5 months, 58 more papers and 80 new graphs have been published that continue to undermine the popularized conception of a slowly cooling Earth temperature[…]Read More »