Mortgage Reduction Secret Weapon – Your Down Payment (Part 1 of 3)

Part 1: A Primer on Wealth Creation and How Mortgages Work. The personal finance literature is replete with tips to assist you with paying off...

Heavy Industry Requires Direct State Control

The sight of former textile and paper factories being turned into overpriced lofts in many Western cities shows how light industry can pick up...

Psychic Predictions 2013

This is the year of the now. It's about being present with current crises and a vision of hope for the future simultaneously. This...

Obama’s Fair Shot Address Strikes Nerve In Conservatives

President Obama made a speech in Osawatomie, Kansas that is being called the 'fair shot' address. This address really struck a nerve in conservatives,...

The Outlook for the Jewelry Industry in 2011

The economic instability in the United States, combined with the fluctuations in the housing market and employment rate have caused a number of industries...

Democrats Claim Romney’s 5-Point Economic Plan Doesn’t Add Up – Sure It Does, Let...

Indeed, I am amazed how the political operatives for the Obama reelection campaign are busy claiming that Mitt Romney's five-point economic plan doesn't add...

A Closer Look at Economic Blogs

With an increase in the usage of blogs as a powerful tool of communication technology, economic blogs have proved to be an ideal platform...

New Wood-Based Substitute for Plastic Shows That the Greatest Resource Is Still Human Ingenuity

Resource exhaustion has been a common theme in public dialogue, from the days of Thomas Malthus up to today. The National Energy Policy Institute...

Teaching Economics and History – Greece’s Economy Today and Ancient Greek Life

Recently, our think tank which happens to operate online was discussing the need to teach economics in our schools. The reason being is that...

The National Debt – What It All Means

There was big news on the national debt recently. We've seen the debt pass the 14 trillion dollar mark in the United States for...