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Hal Snarr

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Hal W. Snarr is an assistant professor of economics at Westminster College in Salt Lake City, Utah.

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The Yield Curve Accordion Theory

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

The Fed dictates to markets at least as much as it reacts to markets.

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How Central Banks Widen Wealth and Income Gaps

Over time, central-bank policies that favor the wealthy lead to income gaps that grow even larger.

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Low Interest Rates Subsidize Wealthy Households

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Wealthier households are often able to benefit more from low interest rates than can lower-income households.

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Baltimore’s Unemployed and the True Cost of Minimum Wages

Big GovernmentInterventionism

06/26/2015Mises Daily Articles
Advocates for minimum wage mandates say they won't cause unemployment if done a little at a time. But if that's the case, why isn't Baltimore, with its myriad of wage laws, an engine of job growth?

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Why the Mainstream Fails to Understand Recessions

Booms and BustsPolitical Theory

Many Austrians saw the bust coming, and thanks to Austrian economics, we also better understand the details of how booms and busts work, writes Hal Snarr. This audio Mises Daily is narrated by Allan Davis.

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