DETROIT FIRST, WHERE NEXT? - MATT PATTERSON
Detroit's UAW aims to unionize Chattanooga’s Volkswagen factory
Were unions good for Detroit?
Matt Patterson of the Competitive Enterprise Institute warns about the downside of unionization in Chattanooga, where the United Auto Workers union is trying to organize the local Volkswagen plant. > View the video
> See also: Costs of Unionizing Volkswagen
ARE MARKETS RATIONAL? - MATTHEW MELCHIORRE
We hear frequently that financial markets thrive on irrational fears. That they are wrong to be wary of unreformed economies and that central banks are right to quell high sovereign borrowing rates with newly printed money.
This is an especially popular line of argument regarding the Euro Crisis, as European political leaders, EU officials, and academics tout it regularly.
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