Schedule for Week of January 12, 2020

The key reports this week are December housing starts, CPI and retail sales. For manufacturing, the December Industrial Production report and the January NY and Philly Fed manufacturing surveys will be released. —– Monday, Jan 13th —–No major economic releases scheduled. —– Tuesday, Jan 14th —–6:00 AM: NFIB Small Business Optimism Index for December. 8:30 […]


There are climate change extremists, but they’re most likely defending the status quo

As the Guardian noted yesterday afternoon: Counter-terrorism police placed the non-violent group Extinction Rebellion (XR) on a list of extremist ideologies that should be reported to the authorities running the Prevent programme, which aims to catch those at risk of committing atrocities, the Guardian has learned. The climate emergency campaign group was included in a […]


Did we make any money?

I am told that accounting issues are not considered the most exciting blogging topics. They are, however, the focus of much of my thinking at present, which is why they will be addressed here. Accountancy does, in my opinion, have the power to change understanding. That, for me, is its importance. I addressed this point […]