Day: January 15, 2010

Should We Be Optimistic about the Economy?

Mr. Sunshine? Yesterday I attended a breakfast that included a talk by financial consultant Brian Wesbury. Some people love him; others seem to despise him. The knock on Wesbury by some is that he is much too optimistic, hence the nickname “Mr. Sunshine.” We were all given copies of his new book, It’s Not as Bad as You Think: Why Capitalism Trumps Fear and the Economy Will Thrive. I have to admit I was skeptical of a book with that kind… Read more »