Connecting the Dots, March 2019

Your Economy May Be Fine, But It’s Not Just You

March 26, 2019

Looking at the official unemployment rate, American workers should be pretty happy. Almost everyone who wants a job has one.

Reality That’s More Than Virtual

March 19, 2019

Technology and the economy are like an ouroboros, one of those snake-eating-its-tail symbols. You don’t know where one ends and the other begins.

The Worst Parts of MMT Are Already Here

March 5, 2019

Many Americans are worried about “modern monetary theory.” They fear a future Congress will use it to justify sharply higher spending and enlarge the national debt to unsustainable levels.