Under Trump Wages are Finally Rising

The president delivered a powerful messages to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland: “The world is witnessing the resurgence of a strong and prosperous America.” By almost any economic measure Trump was correct. The U.S. economy grew 2.3 percent last year, the best growth in two years, and it has grown at a rate…
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Worker Productivity Is Plummeting, But What Does it Mean?

Another jobs report has come and gone with nary a peep about it in the media. The reports, which used to dominate the first news cycle of every month during the recession and early stages of the recovery, have become non-events for both conservative and liberal pundits alike. Simply put, they are not good enough…
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Job Growth is Happening. Wage Growth Isn’t. Here’s How to Fix It

GBP@cker1983!   The Social Security Administration—an agency whose publications usually make for good bedtime reading—issued a loud and clear wake up call to Americans. Here’s a description of the findings courtesy of Michael Snyder at ZeroHedge: The Social Security Administration has just released wage statistics for 2013, and the numbers are startling.  Last year, 50…
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