Monetary Policy

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Turkey Is Sustaining Major Inflation. Something Has to Give

Economic PolicyInflationMonetary PolicyWorld History

Blog11/01/2023

Inflation in Turkey today is officially running close to 70 percent, but the Turkish economy seems to be booming. Inflationary booms, however, cannot be sustained.

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The Specter of Hyperinflation Looms over the Economy

The FedInflationMonetary PolicyU.S. Economy

Blog10/28/2023

While the White House claims that inflation is losing steam, the truth is that unless the government changes its reckless monetary course, hyperinflation could be in our economic future.

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The Dangers of a "Cashless" Economy

Big GovernmentMonetary PolicyProgressivismU.S. Economy

Blog10/24/2023

While the ruling elites and the Federal Reserve try to sell digital money as “modern” and “convenient,” it poses threats to financial privacy and civil liberties.

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Correlations and the Definition of the Money Supply

The FedMonetary PolicyMonetary Theory

Blog10/19/2023

Monetary authorities and monetary economists try to define money without understanding what money really is: a medium of exchange.

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How Inflationary Money Causes the Affordability Crisis

The FedInflationMonetary PolicyU.S. Economy

Blog10/07/2023

The affordability crisis is upon us. Housing, food, you name it, life is becoming expensive. The government blames business, but perhaps government officials should look in the mirror.

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Will Dollarization Work in Argentina?

Economic PolicyGlobal EconomyInflationMonetary PolicySocialism

Javier Milei has promised to make the US dollar Argentina's currency if he is elected. Whether it will help the Argentine economy is another matter.

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Assessing the BRICS Expansion: Debunking Expectations

Global EconomyMonetary PolicyU.S. EconomyWorld History

Blog09/29/2023

Although there has been excitement and fanfare over the recent BRICS meetings and proclamations, it is doubtful that these economies’ performance can match their rhetoric.

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Real Economic Growth Depends on Savings

Monetary PolicyCapital and Interest Theory

Blog09/27/2023

Keynesians claim that the source of economic growth is consumer spending. Austrians know that net savings are the key to a growing economy.

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Striking Autoworkers Will Only Harm Their Own Livelihoods

The FedLabor and WagesMonetary PolicyU.S. Economy

Blog09/20/2023

Autoworkers are angry at their working situation and are striking for higher wages and a shorter work week. Their anger is misdirected.

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A Ticking Time Bomb: A Huge National Debt Plus Rising Interest Rates

Economic PolicyInflationMonetary PolicyTaxes and Spending

Blog09/19/2023

As the national debt explodes and the federal government ramps up borrowing and spending, borrowing costs increase as well. Ordinary Americans will suffer the effects in due time.

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