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Money and BanksBusiness CyclesMoney and Banking
Central banks have been on a bond-buying spree. This is good for governments deep in debt. But it is a risky and dangerous policy for the rest of us.
Booms and BustsBusiness CyclesMoney and Banking
With such low interest rates, shouldn't we be experiencing a boom? The problem is, a solid economy requires much more than just low interest rates.
The FedGlobal EconomyBusiness Cycles
From near-zero interest rates to price controls to easy home loans, it is clear that government is now more in need of sound economics than ever.
Booms and BustsMoney and BanksBusiness CyclesMoney and Banking
The cure for the curse of the Federal Reserve and its grand experiment is to install a sound monetary order. The next US president must clean house.
Global EconomyBusiness CyclesPolitical Theory
The EU is ill-equipped to deal with the crises that lie ahead.
Taxes and SpendingU.S. EconomyBusiness Cycles
Real income and wealth growth in the United States peaked in the 1990s, and has been declining since.
Booms and BustsGlobal EconomyBusiness CyclesPolitical Theory
More than a decade ago, some South American countries were moving to the left in an effort to create a new paradigm. Things have not gone well for them.
Global EconomyAustrian Economics OverviewBusiness Cycles
Mainstream economics is fraying at both ends. It is vague, and lacks precision. Austrian economics, meanwhile, is rooted in concrete human action.
U.S. EconomyBusiness CyclesInterventionism
Delving further into the jobs report, we see that many of the jobs that were supposedly created were jobs in government.
Booms and BustsU.S. EconomyBusiness Cycles
The media is telling us how excellent the latest jobs numbers are. Unfortunately, it's more of the same for what is the weakest recovery in decades.