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The Ruthless Reality of Amazon’s One-Day Shipping

Amazon has rapidly expanded its internal shipping services as the company shifts toward one-day delivery shipping from its default two-day shipping service. The company...

Friday: Retail Sales, Industrial Production

by Calculated Risk on 6/13/2019 07:54:00 PM Friday: * At 8:30 AM, Retail sales for May is scheduled to be released. The consensus...

How I Use the Weekly Unemployment Claims report

by Calculated Risk on 6/13/2019 03:09:00 PM Every week I post a link to the DOL report on initial unemployment claims and include a...

Bernie Sanders: The U.S. already has a kind of socialism –...

tBernie Sanders again spoke about what democratic socialism means to him. tAt one point, he explained how his notion of freedom is possible only...

CoreLogic: 2.2 Million Homes with Negative Equity in Q1 2019

From CoreLogic: Homeowner Equity Insights, 1st Quarter 2019In the first quarter 2019, the total number of mortgaged residential properties with negative equity decreased...

Cleveland Fed: Key Measures Show Inflation Close to 2% YoY in...

The Cleveland Fed released the median CPI and the trimmed-mean CPI this morning:According to the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, the median Consumer Price...

MBA: Mortgage Applications Increased Sharply in Latest Weekly Survey

From the MBA: Mortgage Applications Increase in Latest MBA Weekly SurveyMortgage applications increased 26.8 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the...

The right-wing case for basic income

tThe idea for a universal basic income, or UBI, is increasingly popular.tWhile it seems like a left-wing handout, many prominent right wing thinkers have...

U.S. Demographics: Largest 5-year cohorts, and Ten most Common Ages in...

IMPORTANT NOTE: The data below is based on the Census 2018 estimates. Housing economist Tom Lawler has pointed out some questions about earlier Census...

Small Business Optimism Index increased in May

CR Note: Most of this survey is noise, but there is some information, especially on the labor market and the "Single Most Important Problem"....