Monthly Archives: November 2006

Thanksgiving is the Best!

Of all holidays celebrated in the United States of America, Thanksgiving is my favorite.  It’s probably sacrilegious that I rank Christmas second to Thanksgiving, given that the former is the celebration of the birth of Christ and the latter is … Continue reading

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Death of an Economist

On Thursday, November 16, 2006 Nobel Prize winning economist Milton Friedman succumbed to heart complications in San Francisco.  He was 94 years old.  As a practicing economist I can think of no other individual who has influenced my thinking or … Continue reading

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Republicans Learn Bitter Lessons

At the time this column is being written the Democrats have won control of the US House of Representatives and will probably control the Senate as well.  One fact is clear, the public is not happy with Republicans.  In my … Continue reading

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