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China Moves Forward with Its De-Dollarization Strategy

Global EconomyMoney and BanksMoney and BankingPolitical Theory

Blog44 min ago

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

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What's the Difference Between Liberalism and "Neoliberalism"?

World HistoryPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

Blog5 hours ago

When anti-capitalist leftists expound on the evils of "neoliberalsm," they are usually just attacking freedom and free markets in general.

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Inflation May Be Causing a Long-Term Rise in Unemployment

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog17 hours ago

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

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Ballots and Bullets

U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory


It is often argued that democracy replaces violent political changes with peaceful ones, but this is not quite as convincing as we are told.

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The Presidential Election: Baltar vs. Roslin

Big GovernmentMedia and CultureWar and Foreign Policy


All of this has happened before, and all of this will happen again.

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The Federal Reserve Is Hillary Clinton’s Secret Weapon

The FedMoney and BanksMoney and Banking


With an election coming, the Fed has lost its enthusiasm for raising interest rates, much to the benefit of the incumbent party.

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