Category: Economy

Silicon Valley Is Working to Replace Mothers

Editor SCD- November 11, 2015

We’re inventing the post-Mom economy, which—not to insult mothers or anything—should make us all happier and richer and finally bring us the leisurely future we ... Read More

California Sets New Rules for Medical Cannabis Industry

Editor SCD- October 11, 2015

SACRAMENTO, Calif.-Nearly two decades after Californians legalized marijuana for medical use and a year before they may also approve it for recreational purposes, Gov. Jerry ... Read More

Why the Rich Stay Rich and the Poor Stay Poor

Editor SCD- September 14, 2015

This article first appeared in the Wilson Quarterly. The goal is instantly familiar to any parent (and most children): the hope that one day your ... Read More

They’re Back! Congress Likely To Pass Short Term Budget Deal

Editor SCD- September 8, 2015

Congress comes back after Labor Day and its 535 lawmakers will face one of the most convoluted legislative tangles in recent memory. While there is ... Read More

The 3 Reasons The Dow Plunged 500+ Points

Ed Lynn- August 22, 2015

Global stocks sold off Friday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average plummeting more than 500 points -- its ninth-biggest point drop ever -- to lose ... Read More


Mike Caccioppoli- November 17, 2014

Note: Strong language ahead November 17, 2014 By Mike Caccioppoli No need to mince words here. Starting with immigration reform President Obama must do what ... Read More

In Private Papers, A More Candid Tim Geithner Speaks Out

Ed Lynn- October 30, 2014

by Jeff Gerth   Former US Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner advises President Obama in the Roosevelt Room, during a February 21, 2009 budget meeting. Photo by ... Read More