THE NEW BLACK TUESDAY: CAN WE ANTICIPATE THE NEXT MAJOR COLLAPSE

“When will it happen again?” the fall to come I told someone I work with, that the next major collapse could be coming soon. You know what, let me not … Continue reading THE NEW BLACK TUESDAY: CAN WE ANTICIPATE THE NEXT MAJOR COLLAPSE

NOVEMBER AND DECEMBER: TWO MONTHS OF ECONOMICS

“Where is the market going?” econ 101 For the next two months you are going to see me writing about the economics of the country. We are coming up on … Continue reading NOVEMBER AND DECEMBER: TWO MONTHS OF ECONOMICS

OPEN THE COAL MINES: WHY AREN’T OUR POLITICIANS HONEST ABOUT OUR FUTURES

“Leave the past behind, yes or no?” the past to present In the past, Americans were the pentacle of the world as it pertains to industry. We were king in … Continue reading OPEN THE COAL MINES: WHY AREN’T OUR POLITICIANS HONEST ABOUT OUR FUTURES

DIMINISHING REGIONS: WHAT HAPPENS AS THESE REGIONS FALL APART

“Small town, small growth.” our town Coming from a small town, I know first hand the impacts of a slow growing or even a failing economy. Especially considering the town … Continue reading DIMINISHING REGIONS: WHAT HAPPENS AS THESE REGIONS FALL APART

A MELTDOWN TO REMEMBER: WHAT I LEARNED FROM THE GREAT RECESSION

“We crashed and some still have not recovered.” 2007 I was in my second year at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside working on my Bachelor’s Degree. The summer had just wrapped … Continue reading A MELTDOWN TO REMEMBER: WHAT I LEARNED FROM THE GREAT RECESSION

A POT PRESENCE: HOW MARIJUANA WILL CHANGE THE LANDSCAPE OF AMERICA

“The business is booming.” marijuana game There have been so many arguments and debates over the legalization of marijuana. But today, there are multiple states where you can purchase the … Continue reading A POT PRESENCE: HOW MARIJUANA WILL CHANGE THE LANDSCAPE OF AMERICA

SMALL TOWN CHANGES: WHAT ARE WE TO DO WITH SO MANY SMALL TOWNS IN AMERICA

“Use them or demolish them.” America’s towns The United States is known for its diverse major metropolitan cities. But what about the small towns and cities in America that hold … Continue reading SMALL TOWN CHANGES: WHAT ARE WE TO DO WITH SO MANY SMALL TOWNS IN AMERICA