Category Archives: Finance & Economics

Why economists are wrong about tech

Why economists are wrong about tech

Michael Baxter is co-author of iDisrupted , a new book on disruptive technology. The problem with the economy is economists. The problem with economists is technology Pick up an economics book; any one will do, a heavy or easy read, and move to the index. See if you can […] Click to view full article

Is a Strong Dollar Good for Americans?

Is a Strong Dollar Good for Americans?

The greenback is riding high again. And manufacturers and exporters are groaning. Yuya Shino/Reuters The “strong dollar” has been a mantra for the United States for decades. Recently, as the euro has fallen to an 11-year low against the dollar, Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew has once again been paying […] Click to view full article