May 7, 2020
Correlation is not causation, they say, but ...
May 6, 2020
Some fun with text analysis, and the annual Financial Report of the U.S. Government.
April 22, 2020
Let's hope the real fiscal challenge doesn’t threaten students, and the rest of us, more than it already is.
April 9, 2020
States and cities gain more direct access to central bank financing.
April 6, 2020
The widely-followed estimate for total payroll employment fell by 701,000 jobs, a massive one-month decline that significantly exceeded analyst expectations.
March 30, 2020
How well prepared was the U.S. government for the coronavirus, financially?
March 25, 2020
Can the federal government live up to the role of the biggest insurance company in world history?
March 23, 2020
Some fundamental financial instruments, too.
March 19, 2020
Can an "unsustainable" federal government backstop America for the coronavirus?
March 12, 2020
Lots of empty seats at a pretty important Senate hearing.