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Economy (page 4)

March 7, 2022 5:30 am

Sizing Up the Fiscal Challenge

How changing the government’s accounting method—and reforming the congressional budgeting process—could start to improve the federal budget outlook.
James C. Capretta
February 17, 2022 5:30 am

Will There Be a Trucker Protest in the U.S.?

And what about in Mexico?
Jim Swift
February 8, 2022 5:30 am

It’s Time for Federal Budgeting Rules to Match the New Reality

The appropriations process is out of date.
James C. Capretta
February 3, 2022 5:30 am

The Politics of the New Trust-Busting

A competition-protecting agenda could work for Joe Biden.
Paul Alexander
January 28, 2022 5:30 am

About Those Empty Grocery Shelves

How real and how bad are the food supply problems?
Jim Swift
January 20, 2022 5:30 am

Is Inflation Biden’s Fault?

He didn’t start it, but he better end it.
Mona Charen
December 15, 2021 5:26 am

Where’s the beef?

After years of dodgy treatment, meatpackers are looking for payback - and getting it.
Brent Orrell
October 26, 2021 5:30 am

Will Higher Inflation Lead to a Spike in Crime?

It may be a more reliable indicator than unemployment or general economic hardship.
Brent Orrell
October 21, 2021 5:30 am

A Decade After Borders Shut Down, Here’s What’s in Its Former Locations

The defunct bookstore chain’s spaces are a tricky size to fill.
Addison Del Mastro
September 17, 2021 6:11 am

The Fight Over How to Close the ‘Tax Gap’

Giving the IRS the tools it needs to catch tax evaders.
Jim Swift