Economics

Religion and the Creation of Economics

Benjamin Friedman, Harvard UniversityPublished on 25th September 2022 PODCAST Religion and the Creation of Economics Benjamin Friedman| Harvard University source https://econofact.org/podcast/religion-and-the-creation-of-economics Episode Highlights  Transcript Episode Details Most people don’t think of economics as having a religious basis, and may question whether religion affects people’s views of economic issues. But in his […]

Why Are Home Prices Soaring?

Source: WSJ One reason is a tariff on Canadian lumber that Biden can kill. Housing prices are climbing across the country, and the cause is more than soaring demand. One overlooked culprit is a lumber shortage made worse by a U.S. tariff on imports from Canada. The U.S and Canada […]