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Lessons from Carrier (United Technologies) Departing for Mexico

The Government Didn’t Ask Carrier to Leave; Nor Did The Government Give Carrier $5.1 million MUNCIE, Indiana NEWS – I like to give our local economic professors grief over their biased and co-opted opinions about why our economy behaves the way it does. They are distinguished professors, and neighbors, so their opinions have merit. However, […]

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The Evolution Of CPI Since Reagan

MUNCIE, IN – One of the primary goals of the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) is to keep the U.S. inflation rate at two percent. This magic number, if met over a given period, allows the Fed to satisfy its mandates of maximum employment and price stability. Despite the Fed insisting it uses “various indexes” […]