Outsourcing: A Fancy Word For “You’re Fired.”

Go on, outsource. Just don’t be an outsourcer.

Walmart Does Not Create Jobs, It Destroys Them

Economists are starting to take a closer look at the effects of Walmart on the economy, and what they are finding may surprise you.

Sweatshop Fire in Bangladesh: Tragedy Repeats Itself

Noah Brand questions whether the recent tragedy in Bangladesh will have any influence on international workplace safety reform

The Dying Game

Can a merciless marketplace be entrusted with caring for people?

“The Corporate Congress crybabies are mad because he is taking his money and leaving.”

This is a comment by jdh on the post “Did Eduardo Saverin Really “De-Friend” the American People?”

The News—Midwest Loses Clout, Outsourcing Continues, Protests in Europe, and Marriage Drops

Likely Losses of House Seats in Midwest Stir Partisan Feuds In December, seats in Congress will be reappointed based on each state’s population. Illinois, Iowa, Michigan, Ohio, and possibly Minnesota and Missouri are set to lose a number of seats. This re-districting has become an important campaign issue in a number of these states. Based […]