This is the second major increase in the minimum wage, which was raised by 16% in 2019.
A meta-study of 22 studies examining the potential affects of a single-payer healthcare system on the U.S. economy has shown healthcare spending would fall under the system. Nineteen of the studies found that spending would fall in the first year,… Read More ›
This is the fourth month in a row the manufacturing sector has been in contraction.
It’s a little bit like if the Wall Street Journal endorsed Bernie Sanders.
US Treasury Department data show Japan is now the largest holder of US treasury securities with $1.15 trillion.
China was the previous largest holder but has sold off $49 billion in the last year.
The report by the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy shows states with higher tax rates fare better on multiple key economic indicators.
UK Labour Party: Businesses failing to tackle climate crisis will be de-listed from London Stock Exchange
The exchange is the 7th largest in the world with a market capitalization equaling almost $3.8 trillion USD.
Piketty argues billionaires are harmful to economic growth and calls for a 90% wealth tax on those worth more than 2 billion euros.
Major healthcare stocks up 5% in Friday trading after the announcement.