About MaxSpeak

Older than dirt. Rutgers, Class of '71. Ph.D. in economics, University of Maryland. Suburban soccer dad spouting like a rec room bolshevik.

Why we suck

This chart from the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia depicts one of our central economic dilemmas. The most recent jobs report was perhaps the best yet since the start of the Great Recession, in 2007. Economic growth is real, but it proceeds on … Continue reading