How Automation Will Change Work, Purpose, and Meaning
Robert C. Wolcott, Harvard Business Review
The promise of AI and automation raises new questions about the role of work in our lives.
Historians Have Long Thought Populism Was a Good Thing. Are They Wrong?
Joshua Zeitz, Politico
Today’s populist resurgence has us rethinking the role these movements play in U.S. politics.
What does a $15 minimum wage do to the economy? Economists are starting to find out.
Christopher Ingraham, Washington Post
A wave of minimum wage hikes at state and local levels in recent years means economists can stop arguing and start digging into some actual data on what happens when the wage floor rises.
The Corrupt Politics of Low-Income Housing
Christian Britschgi, Reason
State officials gleefully line their own pockets at taxpayers’ expense.