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Deflation and Rumination

Money and BanksCapital and Interest TheoryMoney and Banking

Blog12/25/2007

Please alert your loved ones about the coming price deflation. Assuming that mainstream economists are correct, tomorrow's sales signal the beginning of the end...

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The slow, systematic destruction of the dollar's purchasing power

Money and BanksCapital and Interest Theory

Blog12/16/2007

It's interesting to look the producer price index and consider how extreme and relentless are price increases over time, and it strikes me that the lack of public outcry about this must represent some sort of price-trend acculturation that has taken place. We have come to expect it, the way...

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Another Reason to Reform Patent Law: Touch Off A Recession!

Booms and BustsCapital and Interest TheoryPhilosophy and Methodology

Blog12/14/2007

And here I thought recessions and the business cycle had something to do with state manipulation of the money supply. Now we have a new culprit: Patent Reform. So here's the deal. There's increasingly hyperbolic...

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Capital: It's so easy to infuse it!

Capital and Interest TheoryInterventionism

Blog12/13/2007

NYT:

A day after the Federal Reserve disappointed investors with a modest cut in interest rates, central banks in North America and Europe on Wednesday announced the...

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The Mirage of the Mortgage Fix

Capital and Interest TheoryInterventionismPrivate Property

Blog12/11/2007

The sea of inflationary credit is the core problem behind the falling dollar, the subprime crisis, the housing meltdown, not to mention the rise in the national debt and a thousand other problems. No one in Washington seems to understand the reason for the crisis, much less how to fix it. A good...

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Mugabenomics in action

Money and BanksCapital and Interest TheoryMoney and Banking

Blog11/22/2007

It appears that the government of Zimbabwe is giving the Hungarian pengo, a run for its money (literally):...

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GG on Capital

Capital and Interest Theory

Blog11/07/2007

Sorry to revisit the same topic so shortly, but in that same AA edition cited in my previous post, I simply cannot praise Garrett's piece, entitled 'Mythologies of Reconversion', enough. This is not just a witheringly effective dismissal of the central planner's and inflationist...

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My letter re: Friedman's take on the Great Depression

Booms and BustsCapital and Interest Theory

Blog10/22/2007

THE FREEMAN Letters to the Editor Thanks to Milton Friedman's brilliance, charisma and diplomacy he became an ardent spokesman for many free market reforms in this country. And now Ivan Pongracic, Jr. (The Great Depression According to Milton Friedman, September 2007) gives him credit for...

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