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U.S. ranks second with adjusted salary

Rich Yet Grumpy

A number of my recent posts have included information that should contradict the seemingly widespread notion that Americans and their economy are not doing well. Well, here is another arrow in my quiver. This graphic shows average salary by country adjusted for differences...

From a wage perspective, today people are better off

Now I Get It!

Several of my recent posts expressed bewilderment that so many Americans have a negative view of the economy despite statistics that are overwhelmingly positive. The most common explanation is that people are angry because they compare the prices of homes, groceries, and other...

A Casino Society?

Business Week just ran an article (How Stocks Became the Game That Record Numbers of Americans Are Playing) that nicely brings together a number of thoughts that have been bouncing around in my head for a while. The essence of the article is...