As Washington debates what actions to take to rev up economic growth, the free-market private sector, which waits for no one, is witnessing the beginning of a new trend.
While all eyes on are on Washington these days to see how well the bold Trump agenda advances, Arizona Governor Doug Ducey is quietly creating a case-study in how to achieve economic growth and create the jobs of the future.
Just over one hundred days into a new administration, what are American businesses thinking? What do they need to succeed? What public policies will help them spur greater economic growth?
How did one particular coal-mining union—the United Mine Workers of America—manage to secure an unprecedented federal bailout? And what’s the lesson here?
One third of young adults 18 to 34 live at home. This is a much higher proportion of stay-at-homes than previous generations.
Education is the most powerful job creation tool our nation has. As robots and automation continue wiping out manual labor jobs, we have an obligation to all our young people – regardless of family income – to prepare them for college and the jobs of tomorrow.
The strong economic and labor market indicators overlook at least one demographic that is still struggling: black youth.
Under the Obama administration, the Department of Labor put out numerous regulations and abrupt policy changes that increased the cost of doing business in America and diminished job opportunities for American workers. People are hurting for change. President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for new Labor Secretary could bring that change.
No industry is more quintessentially American than the auto sector. And perhaps no other industry is on the verge of such remarkable innovative disruption.
I was at the checkout counter at Home Depot, scanning my own merchandise, swiping my own credit card and bagging my own items, when I had a simple thought…