Wealth Ownership in America

This data series is simply astonishing: The top 0.1% of taxpayers (170,000 families) control 20% of American wealth, the highest share since 1929. The top 1% control 39% of U.S. wealth, and the bottom 90%…

Markets Rally on Rate Cut Hopes

Hold aside the obvious contradiction for a moment — Why does the greatest economy ever necessitate rate cuts? — and consider for a moment the effective jawboning at the Federal Reserve. POTUS on down have…

Market Rally on Rate Cut Hopes

Hold aside the obvious contradiction for a moment — Why does the greatest economy ever necessitate rate cuts? — and consider for a moment the effective jawboning at the Federal Reserve. POTUS on down have…

Links 6/6/19

Dolphins Rescue an Exhausted Dog Drowning in Florida Canal in the Most Incredible Way Epoch Times (David L) Massive ladybug swarm over California shows up on radar Associated Press (David L) Metal foam stops .50…

On local norms and sentencing decisions

When in Rome... On local norms and sentencing decisions The rule of law in advanced democracies is based on the assumption that the law and itsapplication are the same for all citizens. However, research has…