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James Grant: The United States of Insolvency

Booms and BustsThe FedFinancial MarketsU.S. Economy

1 hour agoAudio/Video
When did fiscal and monetary sanity become a radical position in America? Jeff Deist interviews Jim Grant, editor of Grant's Interest Rate Observer .

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The ABCs of a Market Economy

Free MarketsU.S. EconomyInterventionism

Blog5 hours ago

This immense cooperative system is known as a free-market economy. It was not consciously planned by anybody. It evolved.

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Home Prices Outpacing Official Inflation Rate, Household Income

Booms and BustsBusiness CyclesMoney and Banking

Blog5 hours ago
We've replaced saving with consumer debt (i.e., mortgages) and a hope that people can continue to make the high payments every month. It's not a terribly wise long-term economic strategy, but it's one the Fed is banking on.

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Booms, Busts, and the Boundaries of Economics

Booms and BustsBusiness Cycles

Blog23 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

04/28/2016The 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

Blog04/28/2016

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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