A collection of extraneous thoughts and musings that don't clearly fit into a single category.

Covid19: Where I am watching the numbers? - Updated Daily(Latest 4/27/2020)

For all the focus on Covid19 in Europe and the United States, it is the rise in cases and deaths outside of those continents which poses a longer-term threat to a quick economic recovery

April 11, 2020
May 1, 2020
Written by 
Daniel Berman

Let's Talk Oil Prices: Rebutting Myths about the Price Collaspe

There is no grand Saudi "conspiracy" against shale production behind the fall in oil prices. Ultimately, the commodity collaspe is a byproduct of the Chinese slowdown along with short-sighted decisions by producers.

December 22, 2014
July 1, 2016
Written by 
Daniel Berman

Some More Thoughts on Young Voters, Inequality, and the Republican Party

Millenial frustration with the job market is not merely a product of entitlement. With employers completing the hiring process ever earlier, many young Americans have already "missed the boat" by age 23

May 7, 2014
July 4, 2016
Written by 
Daniel Berman