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Posts by Robin Anderson, Economist, Principal Global Investors

Santa’s 2014 Economic Naughty and Nice Lists



He’s making a list…because Santa’s a statistics wonk. He’s checking it twice…because Santa has more than enough time on his hands. He’s going to find out who’s naughty and nice…because Santa is evidently an adjunct of the NSA. Santa Claus is comin’ to town…and again this year…

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Minimum Wage Hikes (Repost)



On the occasion of the scheduled fast food-workers strike today (Thursday, December 5), I thought I’d dip into the vault and repost something from earlier this year on a proposal to hike the federal minimum wage. Workers in around 100 U.S. cities are striking on demands that their wages be moved…

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