Posts filed under “Taxes and Policy”

How I Spent My Stimulus Dot Com

Fascinating Site: howispentmystimulus.com is collecting stories and photos from people as to how they actually spent their $300 stimulus checks.

Its a crowd-sourcing project — people self submit photos of what they purchased, along with a description.

As you would imagine, some of the stories are terribly sad. . . .

How_i_spent_my_stimulus

Category: Economy, Taxes and Policy

No Money Down

Category: Credit, Real Estate, Taxes and Policy

The MonoDuoline Quandry

Category: Credit, Derivatives, Federal Reserve, Taxes and Policy

More “Bang” For The Buck

Category: Consumer Spending, Taxes and Policy

Unemployment Reporting: A Modest Proposal (U3 + U6)

Earlier this week, I received an email from the Real Estate editor of an (unnamed) publication. They wrote: “Just wanted to point out something I read in a Wall St. Journal article that made me think of you immediately. (Home Gauge Climbs Amid Bargains) “April pending home sales—meaning signed sales contracts—rose 6.3% from March to…Read More

Category: Data Analysis, Employment, Taxes and Policy

Hedonically-Adjusted, Well-Spun, Nominal Misery Index

Category: Employment, Inflation, Politics, Taxes and Policy

Pete Peterson on Charlie Rose

Category: Economy, Taxes and Policy

Corporate vs Personal Income Taxes

Category: Corporate Management, Dividends, Taxes and Policy

The Costanza Energy Policy: 25 Ways to Drive Oil to $150

Category: Energy, Politics, Taxes and Policy

States and Cities Impact On GDP

Category: Data Analysis, Economy, Taxes and Policy, Wages & Income