Inflation

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The Fed Cannot Go Bankrupt; However, It Can Bankrupt the Country

The FedInflationU.S. Economy

Blog07/13/2022

The Keynesians running our economic life may be reassured that the Fed cannot fail in a technical sense, but the public should be appalled.

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Inflation IS Money Supply Growth, Not Prices Denominated in Money

The FedInflation

Blog07/09/2022

A common error in economics is to label increases price increases inflation. Inflation actually is an increase in the money supply, and that increase leads ultimately to price hikes.

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Krugman Is Wrong (Again): Artificially Low Interest Rates Created Bubbles

The FedInflationCapital and Interest Theory

Blog07/05/2022

Paul Krugman denies that the Fed artificially suppressed interest rates. As usual, Krugman neither understands interest rates nor the effects of inflationary policies.

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Here We Go Again: The Fed Is Causing Another Recession

Booms and BustsThe FedInflation

Blog07/02/2022

After suppressing interest rates and creating asset bubbles for more than two decades, the Fed is now juicing up interest rates—and wrecking the economy.

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The Fed's Tightening Will Only Drag Out the Economic Slump

The FedInflation

Blog07/01/2022

Tightening the interest rate hurts both bubble and solid businesses. The Fed should just focus on reducing the money supply.

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How Bad Were Recessions before the Fed? Not as Bad as They Are Now

Booms and BustsThe FedInflationBusiness Cycles

Blog06/28/2022

The Federal Reserve was supposed to prevent recessions that people blamed on the lack of central banking. Not surprisingly, the post-Fed recessions have been worse.

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Economic Winter Has Arrived

The FedInflationU.S. EconomyBusiness Cycles

Blog06/28/2022

The Federal Reserve is raising interest rates and we know what follows, given there has been more than a decade of malinvestments building up: severe recession.

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Contra Ben Bernanke, the Gold Standard Promotes Economic Stability

Booms and BustsThe FedInflation

Blog06/27/2022

Ben Bernanke once claimed that a monetary gold standard caused economic instability. He failed to mention that his fiat money standard causes the boom-and-bust cycles.

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Back to the Future: Progressives Imagine the Good Old Days of Price Controls

Economic PolicyInflationPrice ControlsProgressivism

Blog06/23/2022

Inflation is raging and progressives want action. What kind of action? They want to return to the 1970s regime of price controls.

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