Does God Like Economics? (EconThinking #2)

God the Geometer

When it comes to economics, one of the first missteps we make is not seeing God as someone who works. Instead, we have this image of God as a King who just sits on His throne giving orders. Work seems a bit below the royal dignity, doesn’t it? Our view of work is someone with […]

How to Put a Waitress Out of Work

Can I Help You?

Economist Shawn Ritenour writes: “Michael Saltsman, a research analyst from the Employment Policy Institute, explains that an easy way to do so is to raise the minimum wage. Saltsman in his excellent Wall Street Journal piece is responding to Tom Harkin’s “Rebuild America Act” which will raise the minimum wage for workers who receive tip […]