How the Government Data, not Stock Options, Muddles the Relationship Among Wages, Corporate Profits and Inflation

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Here we go, now stock options did something wrong again.Have I not been saying for many years that the US Government data, coming from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Bureau of Economic Analysis, and other agencies are just plain wrong? Most recently I pointed this out in The Myth of the Average Worker Pay Ratio. Today in the Wall Street … Read More

If You Give a Moose a Stock Option …

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Publisher’s Weekly used the phrase “…the complexities that can follow a simple act of kindness” regarding the book If You Give a Moose a Muffin. For those who’ve read that story, or others from that series by Laura J. Numeroff, the complexities are never envisioned from the simple act of giving a moose a muffin.Companies that recently have been accused … Read More