We are in desperate need of new, tangible poverty goals that dictate actions and can be linked to progress.
Greece and China are both highly leveraged but face wholly different challenges.
China’s geopolitical ambitions are not necessarily a threat to the United States.
Cybersecurity threats are rising, but U.S. federal IT spending is not keeping pace.
The War on Poverty fostered important gains in its initial years but has since lost its relevance.
Changes in the economy and family structure are concentrating poverty and making it worse.
Americans are staying with their employers longer — good for stability but bad for labor market dynamism.
Regulation has made banks sturdier, but the financial system as a whole is less safe.
Oil prices at $75 a barrel are a realistic possibility in 2016.