Archive for July 18th, 2010

One Case For Bricks And Mortar

Wonder why investors have been snapping up single family homes? This graph from Mike Mandel might explain a little. It’s probably worth noting that the gains from home ownership reflect only prices here, not the favorable tax advantages or, if you were an investor and bought wisely positive cash flow. I tend to think that […]

Will Obama Stop Iran’s Nuclear March?

The World has been rightly focused on economics for much of the past two years, so much so that geopolitical issues, though raised often enough, have a tendency to be pushed back into the mists as we confront what we perceive to be the immediate threat. Well, Walter Russell Mead has come along with a […]