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Uber and Driverless Taxis

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

I don't know how I will respond when a driverless taxi pulls up to the curb to drive me to my destination - probably with a bit of excitement and fear. We aren't there yet, but Uber introduced something close to a driverless taxi in Pittsburgh on August 18th. More

Lessons from Brazil's Economic Story

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Every four years I become spellbound by the Olympics. I love the competition. I find the personal stories about the athletes inspiring, and I enjoy learning about the host country's history and geography. Brazil's recent economic story More

Housing Starts and CPI

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Two very important macroeconomic figures were released yesterday – the consumer price index and housing starts for July 2016. Both point to a sluggish, but growing economy. More

Great Websites to Help You Save Money

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

I have recently been searching the web for some interesting sites focused on saving people money. Here are some that caught my attention. Please comment if you have had a good More

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