wonkfeud

Forget the haters. Grocery self-checkout is awesome.

Self-checkout lanes absorb people who prefer them, leaving the human checkers more available for people with lots of items.

WonkFeud Finale: Why the labor force participation debate matters

Here's what our two feuders can agree on about the changing nature of the labor force.

WonkFeud Part 2: The labor force participation debate gets real

The (not really) epic clash between two economics writers stops being nice and starts getting real.

WONKFEUD: Why the Wall Street Journal is wrong about labor-force participation

Here's why you can't look to demographics to explain away the drop in labor force participation.