Inflation

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World Dollar Hegemony Is Ending (and That May Be a Good Thing)

InflationWar and Foreign Policy

Blog11/07/2022

The dollar's petrodollar status has led the Federal Reserve to irresponsibly inflate the currency. The rest of the world has noticed and is looking for alternatives.

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Inflation in Pakistan: Follow the Money

Central BanksGlobal EconomyInflation

Blog11/03/2022

Pakistan, like so many other countries, is seeing inflation close to spiraling out of control. As for finding causes, monetary authorities should look in the mirror.

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Black Hole or Shock Absorber: How Does a Free-Market Economy Respond to Crises?

The FedInflationBusiness Cycles

Blog10/29/2022

As the inevitable economic downturn becomes more evident, the Fed will attempt to stop deflation. But what this economy needs is a good dose of it.

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Honest Money in Dishonest Hands

The FedInflationMoney and BanksGold Standard

Blog10/27/2022

While we speak of a desire for honest money, the larger problem is that the Federal Reserve System cannot coexist with an honest money regime.

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Profits Do Not Cause Inflation (No Matter What Progressives Claim)

Economic PolicyInflationProgressivism

Blog10/25/2022

Progressives like Robert Reich now claim that there is no inflation, just businesses arbitrarily raising prices so they can increase profits. Such claims do not pass the test of economic logic.

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The Fed's Current Monetary Stance Will Lead to Stagflation, Not Deflation

Booms and BustsInflationUnemploymentBusiness Cycles

Blog10/24/2022

After following hyper-Keynesian policies for more than two decades, the Fed is about to create the conditions that Keynesians claimed were impossible: an inflationary recession.

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The Dollar's Global Wake of Destruction

Fed WatchGlobal EconomyInflation

Blog10/21/2022

Even with near-record inflation, the US dollar still has gained strength relative to other currencies. This does not mean that the Fed has been acting responsibly.

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Federal Reserve Tampering with Interest Rates Distorts the Shape of the Yield Curve

The FedFree MarketsInflationBusiness Cycles

Blog10/20/2022

In a free market, short-term and long-term rates would move toward convergence. Fed interference with interest rates ensures that won't happen.

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Fed Socialist Money Manipulation Cancels Individuals' Better Judgment

The FedInflation

Blog10/15/2022

Government inflation makes people’s responses much more delayed, leaving people’s value adding greatly degraded.

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