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Why Entrepreneurship Is the Only Solution to Beating Inflation
Entrepreneur Network

Why Entrepreneurship Is the Only Solution to Beating Inflation

Entrepreneur Network partner Patrick Bet-David explains how to survive in a world where cost of living has buried income levels.
Erin Schultz
The World's 10 Most Expensive Cities
Expensive Cities

The World's 10 Most Expensive Cities

When one thinks of the world's most expensive cities, images of New York and London probably pop to mind. But those two do not even make the list.
Guaranteed Basic Income Is Not Worth the Risks of Experimentation
Economics

Guaranteed Basic Income Is Not Worth the Risks of Experimentation

As with all economic policies, basic income needs to be based on the balance sheet not the good intentions of Silicon Valley.
Ray Hennessey
U.S. Created 38,000 Jobs in May Vs. 162,000 Expected
Jobs

U.S. Created 38,000 Jobs in May Vs. 162,000 Expected

'There's one word for it, which is just shocking,' said Dan North, chief economist at Euler Hermes North America. 'Unfortunately it does look like a trend. It's not great news.'
Jeff Cox
Prepare for a Massive Recession
Economics

Prepare for a Massive Recession

We are in for very hard economic times but the media can't tell you about it until it's too late.
Grant Cardone
What Job Field Saw the Biggest Wage Growth?
Wages

What Job Field Saw the Biggest Wage Growth?

A new report also highlights the biggest loser.
Lindsay Friedman
Brush Up on Your Manners and Learn How Adam Smith Can Change Your Life With These Books
Books

Brush Up on Your Manners and Learn How Adam Smith Can Change Your Life With These Books

Start thinking differently about entrepreneurship with the help of today's best storytellers and successful business professionals.
Rebekah Iliff
Report: It's Getting Harder and Harder to Become a Homeowner
Real Estate

Report: It's Getting Harder and Harder to Become a Homeowner

RealtyTrac found that home price growth exceeded wage growth in nearly two thirds of the nation's housing markets so far this year.
Ad Exec Explains Why Low Oil Prices are Good for the Economy
Economics

Ad Exec Explains Why Low Oil Prices are Good for the Economy

Jordan Zimmerman of says lower oil prices translate into more spending money for consumers.
This Industry Just Had an Incredible Year
Toys; Games

This Industry Just Had an Incredible Year

Jedi warriors, genetically modified dinosaurs and a gang of rescue pups helped the toy industry deliver its most robust growth figures in more than a decade.
Krystina Gustafson
Wall Street in Relentless Selloff as Oil Prices Sink
Stocks

Wall Street in Relentless Selloff as Oil Prices Sink

The rout was across the board: all 30 Dow components and all 10 major S&P sectors were in the red, with nine down more than 2 percent.
3 Reasons You Should Care About Puerto Rico's Debt Crisis
Debt

3 Reasons You Should Care About Puerto Rico's Debt Crisis

Despite the severity of the crisis, Congress has not made resolving it a priority, and the issue has been barely mentioned in presidential debates.
Chris Matthews
Why Small Business Failure Rates are Declining
Starting a Business

Why Small Business Failure Rates are Declining

Starting a business still carries risk, but the percentage of companies shutting down has slowed over the past few decades.
Scott Shane
'Star Wars' Has Eclipsed the Annual GDP of These 10 Economies
Economics

'Star Wars' Has Eclipsed the Annual GDP of These 10 Economies

The new film has surpassed $760 million at the box office.