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Brazil's Lost Decade: We Must Free Our Economy

Global EconomyWorld HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog07/20/2016

Here in Brazil, free-market ideas have long been ridiculed and ignored, with disastrous results.

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Our Disastrous Monetary System: A New Must-Read Book

Global EconomyMoney and BanksMonetary TheoryMoney and Banking

Blog07/19/2016

Blind Robbery!, a new, easy-to-read book on money is a must-read for anyone who wishes to understand the damage our easy-money system is doing.

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We Need More Borders and More States

Global EconomyWorld HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog07/19/2016

As Venezuela shows, living close to an international border can be an important lifeline. This illustrates the benefits of political decentralization.

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A New Set of Crises for the EU

Global EconomyMoney and BanksTaxes and SpendingMoney and Banking

Blog07/13/2016

The Paris-Berlin axis faces a new banking crisis and a weakening Southern Europe while Brexit inflames EU opposition across Europe.

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In Europe, Workers Use Minimum Wage Laws to Exclude their Competition

Global EconomyInterventionism

Blog07/12/2016

Minimum wage laws increase joblessness, so French and German workers use minimum wages to drive Eastern European workers out of the market.

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Here We Go Again: An August 2007 Redux

Global EconomyMoney and BanksInterventionism

Blog07/08/2016

Nearly everywhere on the planet the giant financial bubbles created by the central banks during the last two decades are fracturing.

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Brexit Shows Why Central Planning Won't Work

Global EconomyInterventionismPhilosophy and Methodology

Blog07/07/2016

Central planning relies on successfully predicting the future. Unfortunately for central planners, this is an impossible task.

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The Week in Review: July 2, 2016

Global EconomyStrategyPolitical Theory

Blog07/01/2016

It's fitting in the week leading up to our American celebration of secession, that we applaud Britain for their own separation.

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If the UK Economy Tanks, Don’t Blame Brexit

The FedGlobal EconomyMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog06/29/2016

The Bank of England has been less reckless than the ECB. But both the UK and the eurozone economies are fragile thanks to loose monetary policy.

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