The G20 Is Meeting. Is Anyone Paying Attention?

News out of the G20 meetings in Horsham, England highlights an essential disagreement between the US and Europe (primarily) regarding what will ameliorate the global economic crisis. Tim Geithner has been arguing for other countries to make more significant stimulus investments.  In fact, the IMF estimates...

Obama’s Speech On The Economy

Today, while the focus of the political media will be upon Michael Bloomberg’s introduction of Obama, it is important to note that after the interesting warm up, there was an actual substantive speech delivered afterwards. You can read the transcript here. From a policy standpoint I must admit to not...