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The Problem Isn’t Fed Policy — It’s the Fed

The Fed

Blog28 min ago

No human can withstand the political pressure to inflate reserves. As long as central banks have discretion, they will inflate the money supply.

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Nations by Consent

Global EconomyStrategyPolitical Theory

Blog1 hour ago

Libertarians tend to focus on the analysis of the individual and the state. But what about the dramatic reemergence of the neglected aspect of the "nation"?

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The Fed and Bernanke Are Wrong About the Natural Interest Rate

The FedMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog15 hours ago

If the Fed would quit meddling with interest rates, the natural interest rate would be revealed.

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The Week in Review: June 25, 2016

Global EconomyWorld HistoryPolitical Theory


By rejecting globalism and embracing self-determination, Brexit is an example of decentralization and devolution of state power, which is cause for celebration.

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First the UK, then Scotland ... then Texas?

U.S. EconomyU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory


That didn't take long. Only hours after the British vote to secede from the EU passed, political leaders in Scotland renew their drive to secede from the UK.

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Ryan McMaken: The Brexit Earthquake

Global EconomyMedia and CulturePolitical Theory

Ryan McMaken and Jeff Deist discuss what the shocking Brexit vote really means.

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