In a seemingly inevitable move the Israel government under Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has formally moved to restrict national rights in Israel to Jews alone. The law has passed the cabinet and if it passes parliament then the pretense of a pluralistic democracy is over – to be a true Israeli one must be Jewish, full stop. Undoubtedly...
By William K. Black
San Francisco California: November 24, 2014
Peter Henning, in his self-bowdlerized Dealbook feature he branded as “White Collar Watch” (note his deletion of the word “crime”) has come up with an article that illustrates that the New York Times is clueless about bank...
Millennial's rising preferences for artisanal, local, and genuine products must not minimize the importance of wage labor in the economy.
In July, John Oliver’s Last Week Tonight summarized the state of the minimum wage debate in one grand old super-cut of sound bytes. To top off repeated invocations of “class war!” Senator Marco Rubio croons that “...
In This Issue.
* Singapore 3rd QTR GDP gets revised up!
* Norway's GDP forecasts get revised upward!
* The Data Cupboard is open for business today!
* Platinum is best performer overnight!
And Now. Today's A Pfennig For Your Thoughts.
Lack Of Fundamentals In Currencies Drives Chuck Crazy!
Good Day!... And a...
For homeless youth to make it through college, they need extra support, best provided through a government program of homeless liaisons.
New York has been among the top 10 states with unaccompanied homeless youth (UHY) filing for federal financial aid for the last three years. In a private report to the National Association for the Education of...
By William K. Black
San Francisco, CA: November 19, 2014
(I’m participating in the annual meeting of the American Society of Criminology. I presented Wednesday on a panel honoring the 75th anniversary of Edwin Sutherland’s announcement of the concept of white-collar crime.)