Archive for February 3rd, 2011

How Big Is The Bureaucracy

You may have heard of the blogger, Foseti, but he’s a new voice to me. I came across him in one of Arnold Kling’s Econlog posts. Foseti is a government worker writing anonymously and writing well. He’s well worth a visit. Anyway the whole point is that he points to an article at the National […]

Income Inequality: Can The Rest Of The World Emulate The US

Tyler Cowen had this graph up a couple of days ago. It’s a useful reminder amid all of our current struggles of just how wealthy a country America happens to be. The horizontal axis is a measure of income percentiles within each country. The number one equates to the bottom 5% of each country’s population […]