Archive: Economy & Jobs

Happy New Year!
From All of Us at Catalyst
As we toss the empty champagne bottles and say goodbye to 2018, it’s time to start thinking about what the new year will bring—aside from the multitude of would-be presidential candidates jockeying for attention.
January 1, 2019
Machines Won’t Steal Your Job
But Might Revamp Your Skill Sets
Despite concerns over AI and automation, human labor will only become more valuable.
December 31, 2018
The Double Thank You of Gifts and the Market
“Profit is the gift when creation is perfect.”
Ryan Khurana | December 24, 2018
What’s the Most Effective Way to Reduce Poverty?
To help the poor, we should do less.
December 22, 2018
Will Robots Take Our Jobs?
Is Universal Basic Income our only hope, or are there other, better solutions?
December 15, 2018
Less Ownership
Will a Culture with Less Property be a Challenge for Millennials?
Americans own less stuff. From physical property to intangibles, Americans, especially millennials, are increasingly becoming renters instead of owners, which could be troubling news.
Ryan Khurana | December 7, 2018
Election Bull, Election Bear
Policies Over Parties
Our stock market isn’t partisan.
Elliot Young | November 29, 2018
Give In to the Cliché
Be Thankful at Thanksgiving
A self-conscious gratitude is our best option if we truly want to preserve all that we have.
Ben Wilterdink | November 22, 2018
Candy Kings
How Do Your Kids Create Wealth by Trading Halloween Candy?
It’s a mistake to think that wealth consists of stuff. Wealth, rather, is whatever people value.
Art Carden | November 7, 2018
More Taxes, Less Beer
How Much is Government Really Charging You?
I was enjoying a pint at my new favorite brewery and struck up a conversation with one of the owners.
Elliot Young | October 31, 2018