Can anyone explain how we are going to motivate unemployed workers to go back to work when most of them can actually make more money camped on their sofas watching Netflix?
The Bureau of Labor Standards reports an error in its calculation of 7.5 million unemployed Americans, with a "corrected estimate" of 27.7% unemployment.
Years ago, a segment of the libertarian movement resigned itself to simply trying to reform America's welfare-warfare state way of life.
It's hard to have a conversation today, or even overhear one, without being exposed to moronic and I now use that word in its colloquial as well as its clinical sense opinions about what "we" should do.
Studies have consistently found that generous unemployment benefits increase unemployment rates.
Democrat Representative Ilhan Omar introduced a bill last week calling for the cancellation of rent and mortgage payments through the end of the coronavirus pandemic. The legislation would establish a fund for landlords and mortgage holders to cover
Holman Jenkins describes below how Sweden has a high degree of social trust compared to the USA and how that has resulted in different ways of handling the coronavirus. It's also why the social welfare state works better in Sweden with less governme