Category Archives: Unemployment

Job Creation Under the Next President

(The Wall Street Journal published on November 2nd a synopsis of this post. It was also featured on January 20th in the French weekly L’Express.) Retraining the employed and the unemployed for higher value-added skills is now more important than simply adding to the number … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Candidates, Demography, Economy, Immigration, Unemployment, United States, US Economy

The Economy’s New Boss: Demographics

The next President will have to contend with unfavorable demographics. An enormous amount of money will be spent in the last few weeks of the Presidential campaign. Each side will promote its candidate and his platform with much passion and conviction. … Continue reading

Posted in Analysis and Opinion, Demography, Dependency Ratio, Economy, Immigration, Politics, Unemployment, United States, US Economy