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Cradles of Capitalism: the City-States of Greece and Italy

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Ancient and Renaissance city-states were some of the greatest incubators of economic and entrepreneurial activity.

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The Swiss Way of Health

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Switzerland employs an insurance and voucher based healthcare system that is primarily private, and highly effective.

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Can a Modern Central Bank Still Be a "Banker's Bank"?

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The culture of central banking has ventured so far from a culture of restraint that it's unlikely anything but abolition will now fix matters.

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Hard Assets In an Age of Negative Interest Rates

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For many investors who take the long view, there is a big world beyond the stock market.

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Can Switzerland Survive Today's Assault on Cash and Sound Money?

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The Swiss love of privacy and sound economics has endured for centuries. But global trends continue to chip away at these venerable traditions.

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The Swiss Private Bankers Should Be a Model for Bankers Everywhere

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American chain banks have become just glorified ATM machines. But there is a model of banking that offers something quite different.

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