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Return of the Housing Bubble II
on 1 Aug 2016
, latest 3 years ago A new column by economist Dean Baker: July 27, 2016 The Return of the Housing Bubble??????? Okay, it's not like the good old days of 2002â€“2007, but there are some...
The Greatest Health Care system?
on 20 Jul 2014
, latest 5 years ago A constant refrain of people with a vested interest in the U.S. health care system as it was before January 2014 was that we "have the greatest health care system...
Learning No Lessons About War
on 17 Jun 2014
, latest 5 years ago I picked up the newspaper this morning and lo and behold, we're going back into Iraq with troops and Secretary of State John Kerry is talking about airstrikes being "constructive."...
Only wealthier mortgage borrowers get refi savings, well, maybe they're not all
on 11 Oct 2011
Posted 8 years ago The thread about the wealthy getting the refi benefits set me off. That's probably true, but there's a sub-market here. My family is working-class; in our home for twenty years,...