James Pethokoukis

Hillary’s revealing tax gaffe

June 2, 2010

Who really cares what Hillary Clinton thinks about taxes, right? She’s Secretary of State in the Obama administration, not Treasury. It’s not as if Timothy Geithner said the following, as Clinton did last week:

The coming fiscal war between the old and the young

June 2, 2010

In the London Times, Anatole Kaletsky outlines a soon-to-escalate generational conflict between seniors and younger voters :

Cocky CEOs have more innovative companies

June 2, 2010

That is the conclusion of this paper, “CEO Overconfidence and Innovation,”out of the University of Toronto:

Does the BP oil spill mean the West should get poorer?

June 2, 2010

Economist Kenneth Rogoff sees a comparison between the Gulf oil spill and the financial meltdown: