Higher Rock Education - Economics Blog

Dow Hits 40,000 (by 2026?)

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Last week the Dow Jones Industrial Average topped 20,000 for the first time. I predict it will reach 40,000 by 2026. Sounds crazy, doesn’t it? Well, not really when you consider the power of compound interest. The table below provides the closing Dow Jones Industrial Average on the trading day closest to January first of the given year. More

Running Dry......

Friday, January 27, 2017

For me, water does not seem to be a scarce resource, but for most of the world it is. This blog post will show you just how valuable and scarce clean water is. Click to Learn more! More

Taxing Outsourcing - The Cost to Consumers

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Has outsourcing contributed to the loss of American jobs? We don't think so. In fact, we believe outsourcing contributes to American jobs. Click to Read More. More

The MKS Wealth Perspective - January 2017 Edition

Thursday, January 19, 2017

I would like to thank Mr. Sharples, the owner of MKS Wealth Management for permitting us to publish his newsletter as a blog. Mr. Sharples serves on Higher Rock Education's Board of Advisors. He has served my family for the past decade. I really enjoy his perspective. His insights are always valuable. Most importantly, Mike Sharples is a great friend. While we differ a bit on our view of 2017, I thought it would be worthwhile to share his newsletter. More

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