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Home Prices Outpacing Official Inflation Rate, Household Income

Booms and BustsBusiness CyclesMoney and Banking

Blog9 min ago

This week, the latest numbers from the S&P/Case-Shiller index showed continued significant home price growth in most of the 20 cities within the survey. The cities with the most growth were found in the Western US and, to a lesser extent, the South:

According...

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Booms, Busts, and the Boundaries of Economics

Booms and BustsBusiness Cycles

Blog17 hours ago

What are the limits to Austrian Business Cycle Theory? Does it need help to explain business cycles?

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In Defense of Deflation

The FedMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

20 hours agoThe Austrian
The fear of deflation is a big problem for the future of the global economy.

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Economics, Entrepreneurship and the NFL Draft

EntrepreneurshipSubjectivism

Blog23 hours ago

Whether it be the owner, the general manager, or the head coach, whomever has the final say on draft day is making a judgment in the face of uncertainty that they hope will benefit their organization.

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Global Warming Activists Want to Make Food More Expensive

Blog04/28/2016

The Danish government wants to tax red meat. The next step? Tax all food.

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With Fiat Money, Everything Is Relative

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog04/27/2016

In determining the value of a currency, we must look to relative growth in the money supply, and relative purchasing power.

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