I received a few questions about the difference between China and Mexico in terms of US international trade policy and disputes and offer up a brief explanation here.
Income is an important part of the picture, but so are expenses and the cost of living. I take a look at some housing related expense numbers for 2017 in North Dakota to see what happens in the different counties.
I take a few different looks at the monthly additions into the Legacy Fund and see some interesting monthly breakouts.
Frequent calls and newspaper editorials make it seem like it is time to take a deeper dive on the Legacy Fund. I am not a fan of such approaches but it is here and the best thing to do is talk about how to move forward.
A frequent caller to my radio show talks about the eroded value of the minimum wage, so I thought I would generate a data series to make the discussion clearer.