Recent Articles by John Hoffmire
Published: Wednesday, April 22, 2015 12:58 am MDT
Inequality is a topic of obvious concern worldwide. Nevertheless, problems arise when we measure inequality without a standard definition.
Published: Wednesday, April 15, 2015 9:05 am MDT
A natural disaster like a deadly epidemic inflicts tremendous loss of life but does not damage roads, buildings or the country’s material infrastructure.
Published: Tuesday, April 7, 2015 3:31 am MDT
Have you ever wondered why you make certain decisions against your better judgment? Why is it, even when you know what is right, that choosing it is such a challenge?
Published: Tuesday, March 31, 2015 2:50 am MDT
For hundreds of years, many societies have delegated the responsibility to care for the underprivileged to governments and charities.
Published: Tuesday, March 24, 2015 12:13 am MDT
Since its founding, the United States has been seen as the land of potential greater economic equality.
Published: Tuesday, March 17, 2015 3:19 am MDT
The core of the American Dream — equality of opportunity and rewards commensurate with efforts and abilities — has enchanted millions of people across the globe.
Published: Monday, March 9, 2015 8:59 am MDT
Across the United States, the need for better financial responsibility is well-documented. On average, Americans spend too much, save too little, and experience a great deal of stress over money.
Published: Thursday, March 5, 2015 2:18 am MST
Part of the American Dream has been the possibility of social mobility and the creation of wealth for every individual.
Published: Wednesday, February 25, 2015 8:27 am MST
What do superheroes and mentors, financial calculators and online courses have in common?
Published: Monday, February 16, 2015 10:21 am MST
Globally, approximately 325 million people suffer from some degree of hearing loss. Experts estimate that helping these people comes to a lifetime cost of around $300,000 per person.