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"Thar's Gold in Them Mountains"

Money and BanksGold StandardMoney and Banking


It is no secret that secret Swiss bank accounts are not so secret anymore, as political elites worldwide wage an all-out war against financial privacy.

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The Stinky Japanese Bond

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.

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How Much Longer Will Investors Trust the Central Banks?

Global EconomyMoney and BanksMoney and Banking


The bond sell-off of early September 2016 may turn out to be just another blip in the extraordinary bond bull market. But it is too early to tell.

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FOMC, Not Surprisingly, Holds on Interest Rates Again

The FedMoney and Banks


The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) decided yet again today to hold off on raising the target federal funds rate.

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What the Next Recession Will Look Like

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.

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The Fed Plans for the Next Crisis

The FedMoney and BanksMoney and Banking


The Fed is busy coming up with new ways to "stimulate" and manipulate the economy.

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Why Governments Want a Central Bank-Issued Digital Currency

Money and BanksMoney and BankingPolitical Theory


Threatened by the existence of private digital currencies, central banks are looking to create some of their own.

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Central Banks May Choose Helicopter Money Over Negative Rates

Global EconomyMoney and BanksMoney and Banking


Negative interest rates have proven to be unpopular with the public. But the central banks have other strategies up their sleeves.

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Former IMF Economist Declares War on Cash

Money and BanksMoney and Banking


The War on Cash is nothing more than a lust for more power by central bankers and their advocates in academia.

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