Tag: unskilled labor

Common Cents

Some Common Cents for February 26th 2016

When I became the de facto ‘chief economist’ at my previous employer in, what, 2001, I assumed the responsibility of making any number of public presentations about the economy and markets. Since I don’t mind speaking…

Common Cents

Some Common Cents for May 1st 2015

Last night, my teenaged son asked me how often I calculate the volume and area of different shapes. Perhaps I should have questioned his question, but I suppose I wasn’t on top of my game or…