economy

Gas Prices in West Michigan are Coming Down
What's going on here?  Is this a mirage?  West Michigan gas prices are averaging $3.70 to start the week, a nearly 20-cent drop from a week ago.
The "so-called" experts were predicting doom-and-gloom with prices possibly hitting $5 a gallon by summer.  Well, not so.  In fact, this represen…
Using A Big Mac To Learn Economics
Earlier today, I was blogging about comfort food. Fat food that makes us feel better. Did you know we could use a Big Mac to make us smarter? Researchers have come up with a Big Mac scale to measure the economy. Kind of like how many of us judge the value of our restaurant meal based on the &…
Gas $5.00. Thems Fighting Words.
So the economy has improved by a micro dollar.  Baby steps at best.  Am I the only one really, really concerned about the threats of $5 dollar gasoline.   The way I remember it, gas prices at $4 bucks two years almost put America in depression...