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Central Bank Roundup: More Rates Moving Toward Zero

Global EconomyMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog1 hour ago

More central banks are moving key interest rates to where they've never been seen before.

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Is Trump a Bigger Threat to Wall Street than Sanders?

The FedU.S. EconomyMoney and Banking

Blog2 hours ago

A challenge to the monetary policy status quo is a much bigger threat to Wall Street than anything Sanders has proposed.

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Keynes’s Critique of Econometrics Is Surprisingly Good

History of the Austrian School of EconomicsOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and Methodology

Blog13 hours ago

Unexpectedly, John Maynard Keynes's critique of economist Jan Tinbergen's econometrics offers some sound insights.

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Amazon = $3 Trillion?

Booms and BustsThe FedFinancial MarketsBusiness Cycles

Blog21 hours ago

Let us see how close this venture capitalist comes to putting a $3 trillion price tag on Amazon at its all-time high price.

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How Taxation Kills Entrepreneurship

The EntrepreneurTaxes and Spending

Blog05/04/2016

With an excessive height of the income and estate tax rates for the very rich, a capitalist may consider it the most advisable thing to keep all his funds in cash or in bank balances not bearing any interest.

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Gross Calls for Helicopter Money

Booms and BustsThe FedFinancial MarketsU.S. EconomyBusiness CyclesCapital and Interest TheoryMoney and Banking

Blog05/04/2016

Legendary investor Bill Gross calls on the Fed to bring on Milton Friedman's "helicopter money."

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