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Charles Hugh Smith is a contributing editor to and the proprietor of the popular blog He is the author of numerous books, including Why Everything Is Falling Apart: An Unconventional Guide To Investing In Troubled Times.

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Negative Interest Rates (and Fear) Mean We'll Save More, not Less

Money and BanksU.S. Economy


NIRP will fail miserably, in part because they signal that the central banks are out of options and the economic system is in terminal decline.

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Charles Hugh Smith: The US Healthcare Debacle

Free MarketsHealth

10/15/2015Mises Media
Jeff Deist and Charles Hugh Smith discuss our absurdly anti-market healthcare system.
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The War On Cash: Why Now?

Booms and BustsMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

07/29/2015Mises Daily Articles
Physical cash has long been problematic for governments because it allows people to avoid the banking system, which in turn can lead to tax avoidance and bank runs. It’s much easier to control an economy when all money must remain in banks.
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