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The political and economic powder keg that is Italy is a greater threat to the EU than Brexit ever was.
Global EconomyTaxes and SpendingWorld History
It's important to make the moral case for lower taxes, but we shouldn't overlook simply defending institutional competition.
Global EconomyLabor and WagesU.S. History
The Fed tells us that the Millennials are less wealthy and lower-income than others. But the Fed ignores its own role in stifling wealth growth among the young.
Global EconomyProtectionism and Free TradeU.S. Economy
This trade deal is not only vague, conditional and temporary — it will fail to stop the global economic slowdown.
Global EconomyMoney and BanksMoney and Banking
The future of Venezuela is grim. International reserves will be depleted, monetary expansion will not pay the deficit, and inflation will continue.
Financial MarketsGlobal EconomyMoney and Banking
The next crisis is not likely to be another Lehman, but another Japan — a widespread zombification of global economies.
The euro zone is not prepared to contain a new financial crisis
Global EconomyWorld History
New Brazilian president Bolsonaro does not pretend to understand much about economics, but some of his advisors may move in the right direction.
Global EconomyStrategyPolitical Theory
The ideas of Mises, Rothbard, and Hoppe have sparked an intellectual revolution in Brazil, and the country's left fears it.
Financial MarketsGlobal EconomyMoney and Banks
97% of consensus economists didn’t see the last recession the quarter before it started. Even worse, 77% didn’t see a recession when it was already happening!