Jacob Goldstein appears in the following:
Wednesday, May 08, 2013
Hospital prices just got a lot more transparent. But if you have private insurance, the new information won't help you.
Thursday, May 02, 2013
Earlier this year, the percentage of Americans who are working or looking for work fell to its lowest level since 1979.
Wednesday, May 01, 2013
What if the Web had been patented?
Monday, April 22, 2013
Amazon spent years trying to avoid charging sales tax. Now, the company supports a bill that would require it.
Thursday, April 18, 2013
Colbert wants to know: Should he buy bitcoin?
Wednesday, April 17, 2013
The share of $100s held outside the U.S. has been rising for decades. That's good news for the U.S. economy.
Monday, April 15, 2013
Even if gold loses half its value tomorrow, the gold bubble won't be over.
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
A brief history of America, as seen through energy sources — from wood to nuclear power, and beyond.
Monday, April 08, 2013
The world now knows how to cut a Vegas strip steak out of a dead cow. Still unclear: Whether researchers will be granted a patent on the steak.
Thursday, April 04, 2013
A broader measure of unemployment shows millions of Americans who are out of work or can't find a full-time job.
Friday, March 29, 2013
North Korea's exports include illegal drugs, counterfeit U.S. dollars, and giant statues.
Wednesday, March 27, 2013
You'd be free to leave the state, as long as you left your money behind. That's essentially what it's like now for people in Cyprus.
Monday, March 18, 2013
A bailout in Cyprus provides an unsettling, potentially dangerous reminder: The bank doesn't really have your money.
Monday, March 11, 2013
The U.S. housing market is still a ward of the state. Almost all new mortgages — $1.6 trillion last year alone — are guaranteed by taxpayer dollars.
Thursday, March 07, 2013
America's still-awful job market, in two charts.
Tuesday, March 05, 2013
After adjusting for inflation, the Dow is still below its earlier peaks. (Also: The Dow is a pretty random measure of the market.)
Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Why do economists see the world so differently than everybody else?
Monday, October 29, 2012
Like millions of other people, I stocked up on canned food this weekend. Why didn't grocery stores raise prices to take advantage of the pre-hurricane rush?
Thursday, September 27, 2012
Where did all those jobs come from? And what do they say about our obsession with the monthly jobs report?
Tuesday, September 11, 2012
Will there be a smartphone stimulus this fall? Don't hold your breath.