Milton Friedman’s conclusion was, “The rise in the legal minimum-wage rate is a monument to the power of superficial thinking.” Using non-technical language and a dialogue format, this book explains the problems with a high “living” minimum wage and the misleading minimum wage arguments. The author has a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Maryland at College Park and has taught economics in the United States, Europe and Asia.
Genre: Non-Fiction, Business and Economics, Economics, Labor Economics
Kathy received her B.S. in Business Communications from Wisconsin State University, after serving 13 years in the military, Air Force & Navy. A Master Training Instructor in the Air Force, Kathy taught thousands of students over five years. She also wrote and taught her own adult education classes at Wisconsin State University – writing (fiction & non-fiction) . With eight years of teaching and over 15 years in Toastmasters Kathy is also an experienced speaker. In 1982, Kathy got involved in the study of Face Reading, and is one of the few Face Readers in the country. Kathy has taught her programs (health, personal communications, face reading) around the country. Born with a pencil in hand, Kathy’s passion is writing fiction stories. Kathy is the author of: Out of Love which is the 3rd book in her Future Worlds Series and The Journey Trilogy series.
Future Worlds #3 Out of Love:
In this drama/adventure the question is— Is big business causing the Earth’s economic and pollution problems on purpose? Susan thinks so, Nikki knows for sure. Torn between them, Jeff is Nicki’s boyfriend and Susan’s boss. Susan is determined to prove it, no matter what the cost.
“What’s Real Out Here?” is the first of “The Journey’s” 3 episodes that follow Kay in her quest to help others find peace and harmony. If given the chance, would you go through space to live in a new world on another planet? Kay recruits 13 humans, who travel through space in a self-contained spaceship. When alien snakes invade their ship, their fear and faith is tested and their reality is challenged.
Bioethics for Beginners maps the giant dilemmas posed by new technologies and medical choices, using 60 cases taken from our headlines, and from the worlds of medicine and science. This eminently readable book takes it one case at a time, shedding light on the social, economic and legal side of 21st century medicine while giving the reader an informed basis on which to answer personal, practical questions. Unlocking the debate behind the headlines, this book combines clear thinking with the very latest in science and medicine, enabling readers to decide for themselves exactly what the scientific future should hold.
Obsessed by how rising gas prices and dependence on petroleum impact the economy, national security, and our overall quality of life; Air Force veteran, Luis D. Aponte shares a letter he sent to the President of the United States, expressing these fears. “Death of a Gas Guzzler” reveals surprising automobile innovations that could help reduce and eliminate the nation’s dependence on foreign oil.
Luis is currently producing a documentary film, Gas Prices: A Love Story. For a very limited time Luis is giving away FREE copies of his groundbreaking eBook, Death of a Gas Guzzler.