17 08, 2021

Are We All Making Rational Decisions?

By |2021-08-17T14:32:18-05:00August 17th, 2021|Articles|0 Comments

This is a great article about Nobel Prize winning University of Chicago economist Richard Thaler, where he looks at a casual party and how people decide small matters- like whether or not to eat cashews! Sounds silly right?  But maybe not… have a look. Richard Thaler was also featured in the movie The Big Short- where he had a stop screen discussion about rational or irrational gambling habits.  In [...]

13 08, 2021

Are You Innovative Enough?

By |2021-08-13T10:31:21-05:00August 13th, 2021|Articles|0 Comments

The pandemic created a very challenging scenario for many businesses and career paths.  With work at home prevalent across many industries, yet still a very real desire to meet people and function as we did in the past, the ways of the workplace today have forced us to do things differently. Being flexible and innovative is of upmost importance. Consider this, according to U.S. census records, there has been a [...]

10 08, 2021

Inflation Is All the Rage- Episode IV

By |2021-08-10T12:30:52-05:00August 10th, 2021|Articles|0 Comments

Regular readers know that I have been touching upon the topic of inflation (click to catch up- Inflation is All the Rage- Part III) as it is being considered within our economic recovery.  The article included below, describing a poll of the University of Chicago Booth’s Economic Experts Panel, will show that even economic experts have differing views of the risk that the U.S. economy is overheating due to [...]

9 08, 2021

An Emerging Weak Link in the Global Economic Chain?

By |2021-08-09T11:29:18-05:00August 9th, 2021|Articles|0 Comments

The pandemic was obviously a public health emergency from which we are still recovering.  Adding to it, we lived through the effects that the pandemic brought onto the U.S. economy.  Supply chain disruptions that stemmed from issues such as crowded ports, winter storms and raw material shortages, continue to persist.  The country is still trying to regain its footing. As we navigate through these economic issues, remember that domestic [...]