Right now, the hottest economic battles are over the minimum wage and income inequality. But in 10 years we could be fighting over data inequality.
Soon, marketers might pay consumers directly to watch an ad, instead of working with advertisers. How will we resolve that power imbalance?
Joe Biden has a coalition of voters that can not only lock up the Democratic nomination, but also beat Trump in the general election.
Biden was the Democratic establishment's savior on Super Tuesday, but he's still a dangerously flawed candidate
Mainstream Democrats chose Biden as their white knight. Now they better hope he becomes everything he's never been as a candidate, and in a hurry.
The Fed's move to cut interest rates to soften the economic blow from the coronavirus was a panic move, which is why the market's positive reaction was short-lived
The Federal Reserve did its best to blunt the potential economic blow from the coronavirus by slashing interest rates, but it's unlikely to be enough.
The Federal Reserve's decision to cut interest rates in response to worries about the coronavirus will help cushion the US economy from the shock.
I hate working from home but my company's coronavirus policy is forcing me to. Here's how I'm staying sane.
Distractions are plentiful and there's no free coffee, but I'm determined to have a productive week.
Bernie Sanders and Mike Bloomberg may seem wildly different, but their political styles actually have a lot in common
Bernie Sanders and Mike Bloomberg want you to know they're very different, but they actually both have a "my way or the highway" political style.
Only 50% of the US voting-age population turns out on election day. Top economist, Dambisa Moyo, has a plan to help save American democracy.
Everyone — young and old, media and policymakers — needs to do their part to combat the spread of the coronavirus and keep people healthy.
Both Republicans and Democrats are ignoring a growing danger to our economy and national security: the national debt
The federal deficit and the national debt are growing, which threatens to undermine the economic success and national security of the US.
Democratic rivals calling out Pete Buttigieg's lack of political experience beyond being the mayor of South Bend are making a mistake about leadership.
The ingredients for a stock market sell off were already there, but the coronavirus fears helped trigger the drop.
The tech industry has a culture problem and just firing CEOs who misbehave won't solve the underlying issue.
For the good of our collective health, when it comes to the coronavirus Trump needs to be less reality show and more reality.
The world's massive debt pile is making a coronavirus shock especially especially dangerous right now
The world is holding a record amount of debt, which could make the economic shock from coronavirus that much more severe.
Professor Scott Galloway says young people should take advantage of the dip in the market to invest in companies temporarily impacted — like Carnival Cruises
"Unregulated monopolies and firms subsidized by the US government are the only companies young people should invest in."
Following a recent, epic rally that's taken Tesla to nearly $1,000 per share, the short case has returned, despite traders getting burned.
Sanders fits right in with the wild, loud, and unreasonable era defined by the Trump administration and the rise of angry populism.
America's appetite for avocados is helping to fuel the Mexican cartels, but giving up guacamole isn't the solution
Mexican cartels are extorting avocado farmers, but Americans shouldn't stop buying the fruit — they should fix their gun laws instead.
Democrats are going to lose to Trump unless they start to ignore his scandals and focus on the issues Americans care about
Democrats continually focus on the various scandals related to President Trump instead of the issues. That's a losing formula.
Wall Street has a new slogan for why stocks keep going up as the world falls apart: 'Nothing Matters'
Good credit is just as good as junk and stocks always go up no matter what happens. Buy the dip. Nothing matters.
No matter how you break it down, US economic growth is slowing and less of the nation's income is going to average American workers.
Like Trump in the White House, Bloomberg used his time as mayor power to push through policies — often illegal — that he decided were a good idea.
To achieve wide-ranging criminal justice reform, we need to overhaul how we think and talk about social justice and crime
The way people talk about people in the criminal justice system is dehumanizing and wrong. We need to change that.
Bill Gates can buy any car he wants — but maybe Elon Musk should care it's a Porsche and not a Tesla
Bill Gates recently bought an all-electric Porsche Taycan, prompting a feisty response from Tesla CEO Elon Musk. The situation says a lot about both.
Manufacturing has been one of the weakest parts of the US economy over the past year. But strong home sales and weak inventories will change that.
Bloomberg has a history of believing lies billionaires tell themselves to make their wealth, power, and business relationships seem beyond reproach.
America's diplomatic corps is being depleted under Trump, and that could cause serious problems for US foreign policy
The number of foreign service employees is at lowest point of the Trump administration as the number of challenges the US faces continues to grow.
Tesla is trapped, having created great products that consumers want and love, but also watching as competitors design all-new businesses.
China's economy can't snap back from the coronavirus as fast as it did after SARS because it's growing more slowly and the banking system is a mess.
The US is supposed to stand for the freedom of the press and speech around the world, but Secretary Pompeo's attacks on the media undermine that idea.
Bernie Sanders is going to coast to the nomination unless some of the moderate Democratic candidates wise up and drop out
If moderate Democrats are worried about Bernie Sanders against Trump, then they need to consolidate around Pete Buttigieg, Joe Biden, or Amy Klobuchar.
NYU professor Scott Galloway says that Los Angeles is about to become the 'land of the undead' as Amazon and other big tech take over the entertainment industry
"82% of households in the US are on Amazon ... what happened in retail is about to happen in entertainment media."
The latest progressive economic policy is designed to stabilize the US labor market — and it looks a lot like the military
The US already pays for labor in the military by offering a competitive wage. A jobs guarantee would look similar, but focus on more than defense.
The Equifax hack proved China is trying to steal your stuff — and America's political dysfunction is letting them take it
OPINION: If our political system weren't so broken, companies like Equifax might actually have security in place to prevent a Chinese military hack.
Biden flopped disastrously in Iowa and New Hampshire. If he wants to keep Bernie Sanders from the nomination, he should pull the plug on his 2020 run.
The New Hampshire primary probably won't tell us who will be the Democratic nominee, but that might be a good thing for the party
Speculation over the outcome in New Hampshire is at a fever pitch, but the primary results may tell us less than you'd think.
Increasing taxes on the wealthy was the favored method of raising revenue among the Founding Fathers and we could learn from those ideas.
Investors who have been stunned by Tesla's stock-price surge need to keep a key vulnerability in mind
Investors have discounted Tesla's total exposure to the still-tiny electric vehicle market and have argued that it deserves a tech valuation.
OPINION: Half of corporate investment-grade bonds are one notch above junk, and a lack of investment in productivity could be to blame.
The consolidation of innovation among a few firms is an acceptable and desirable way for the economy to develop.
Trump loves to bask in the reflected glory of veterans, but he has no use for them once they don't conveniently fit in with his preferred narrative.
Trump is trying to use good economic data to hang on to his spot in the Oval Office, but the US economy isn't working for many Americans.
NYU Professor Scott Galloway says the Iowa caucus is 'damaging and irrational,' and calls for the caucuses to be reordered or eliminated
"So, who has influence over the most influential people in the world? Old white people. Specifically, about 171,000 of them."
Payday lending is a predatory industry that penalizes vulnerable Americans in exchange for huge profits. Here's how we can break this vicious cycle.
The Iowa fiasco exposes the need for Democrats to get rid of the caucuses and overhaul the presidential nomination process
The Iowa caucus was a mess. It's time to move towards open primaries in every state and a different order for future presidential primaries.
I am sorry we had to wait less than 24 hours for Iowa caucus results. Maybe calm down and go get a coffee or something?
While the details of the Iowa caucuses may confused non-Americans, the first votes in the 2020 presidential race reaffirm our commitment to democracy.
James Kwak argues that the Democratic Party's four-decade descent into neoliberalism has imperiled the world. Is it too late to turn the party around?
WeWork is the perfect example of why employees should not expect our workplaces to meet every physical, social, and spiritual need
Former WeWork CEO Adam Neumann said millennials want "more from their work than just a job." But the company's collapse shows why that is a bad idea.