Opinion: The Fed is missing a crucial turning point in its fight against inflation because it believes in flawed data

The Fed can’t see the next potential economic meltdown because it’s still looking in the rear-view mirror, seeing nothing but High inflation. The risk arises because the CPI and PCE – the two most important measures of inflation – have a fatal flaw in the way they measure shelter costs. “ If you get your … Read more

Opinion: Why isn’t Tiafoe a symbol of things to come in tennis

Sunday’s US Open final saw Spaniard Carlos Alcaraz defeat Norway’s Casper Ruud in four sets. But as a researcher whose work focuses on blacks in sports, I was more interested in Friday’s match between Alcaraz and Tiafoe, The first African American man To reach the US Open semi-finals since my friend The late great tennis … Read more