Is Bitcoin the Future? Business The scariest thing is that all of these criticisms are true. However, I would argue that none of these criticisms doom the currency or detract significantly from its usefulness. In the meantime, we ought to harness the unique features of bitcoin to serve us more completely than traditional currencies have done in the past. In January, […] Hans Riess 2/10/2017
Young People: The National Debt Is Our Burden Business The U.S. debt burden may be a small issue to the politicians of today, but it will become a grave problem to future generations of taxpayers (us, the millennials). By now, most of us have heard about the problem that is the growing size of the U.S. national debt. The debate about whether or not to […] Henri Mattila 9/7/2016
Reminder: Why the Economy Matters Business, The Center During this election cycle, it has become clear that Americans are more divided than at any other time in recent memory. Those who identify as Democrats are moving increasingly further to the left, as demonstrated by the unprecedented rise of a self-described socialist in the Democratic Party primaries. The Republicans are growing divided among themselves, as […] Henri Mattila 8/24/2016