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How Government Budget Deficits Make Us Poorer

Money and BanksTaxes and SpendingMoney and Banking

Blog11/09/2016

Government spending — not the size of the deficit — is the real problem with government intervention in the economy.

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What Mises Would Say About Austria's New 70-year Bond

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog11/04/2016

Nearly 70 years ago, Ludwig von Mises explained the seemingly irrational hunger among capitalists for long-term government bonds.

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What Will the Fed Do After the Election?

The FedMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog11/03/2016

In a move that surprised exactly no one, the Fed's Federal Open Market Committee yesterday announced it would take no action.

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Is There a Savings Glut?

Money and Banking

Blog11/01/2016

Central bankers keep suggesting the economy is weak because there is too much saving. The real reason for the weak economy is too much money production.

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Dollar and Yuan Cash In on the Global Money-Printing Trend

The FedMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog10/28/2016

As free-floating fiat money, the major currencies of the world are locked in a complex game of relative devaluation and manipulation.

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The War Against Payday Lending

Money and BanksInterventionismMoney and BankingPolitical Theory

Blog10/25/2016

The federal government is again trying to take free choice away from borrowers by imposing new regulations on short-term loans like payday lending.

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Six Things to Consider About Inflation

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog10/21/2016

Increasing the money supply leads to many negative effects that are not measured as price inflation in measures like the CPI.

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Is Yellen Starting a Civil War at the Fed?

The FedMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog10/21/2016

Some inflation hawks are beginning to speak up at the Fed. But will they be enough to put the brakes on the current easy-money experiment?

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China Moves Forward with Its De-Dollarization Strategy

Global EconomyMoney and BanksMoney and BankingPolitical Theory

Blog10/21/2016

The world monetary order is changing. Slowly but steadily, global trade and currency markets are becoming less dollar-centric.

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Inflation May Be Causing a Long-Term Rise in Unemployment

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog10/20/2016

Far from being neutral, inflation leads to changes in political institutions, and these changes push up unemployment over time.

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