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Obamanomics And The Jewish Deli Dilemma

DilloTank Wrote: Feb 25, 2013 12:10 AM
It's not too much competition, but the regulatory scheme that does not allow a business to lower it's prices and create more demand. The only option is to close the business.

Did you hear the big news from the world of small business? Jewish delis are closing in both Los Angeles, and New York City.

The trend has been a long time in the making, especially in New York City where Jewish delis’s used to number in the thousands and now total less than one hundred. Yet the Los Angeles Times reported this “news” just this past week, and the details that the report included – and the details that were ignored– point to some far greater problems.

The article, written by Journalist Tiffany Hsu, notes that the decline of the...