In an analysis of Maine’s economic woes, a recent op-ed for the Bangor Daily News touched on an infamous problem in economic development: the natural resource curse. The piece supposed that Maine may be a victim of this curse, beholden to the whims of the timber industry. I think the author overstated the connection, but […]
Notes from a Corner of the Country
Joe Biden and the art of pretending you are something that you are not
BIW gets a $45 million tax break. It should expect scrutiny.