Entries by Peter Schiff

It’s The Economy, and They’re Not Stupid

The sharp rebuke to the Obama administration delivered by the mid-term elections should not be construed as an endorsement of the GOP, which remains as unpopular as ever. Rather, as has been the case in the last few election cycles, voter revolts have hinged on continued dissatisfaction with the strength of the economy and the […]

Piketty’s Envy Problem

Editor’s Note:  While Thomas Piketty’s new book “Capital in the 21st Century” appears destined to be the 700 page book that will occupy a prestigious spot, usually unread, on every ardent leftist’s bookshelf, this 1,960 word essay by investment expert and financial commentator Peter Schiff should be required reading – especially by leftists. Because it […]