Trump’s gut has it right. The stock market is in trouble and he knows he needs to blame someone — Fed Chair Jerome Powell — early and often.
How is it that we adopt the latest fad, without any pause as to why we now unwaveringly refute what we once claimed true?
Bureaucracy and Regulation
The Trump administration has done little to undercut the federal government's huge bureaucracy.
U.S. EconomyU.S. History
In his book A Generation of Sociopaths, Bruce Gibney blames Baby Boomers for pretty much everything that's gone wrong in America. But there are other factors, such as democracy, that are perhaps more to blame.
Bureaucracy and RegulationLabor and Wages
Minor-league hockey players know what they're getting into when they sign their contracts. But now they want the government to overturn their contracts and force a pay raise.
EducationSocialismAustrian Economics Overview
Dr. Daniel Lahoud has single-handedly introduced hundreds of Venezuelan students to the ideas of Mises and Hayek.
Booms and BustsWorld History
Economic disasters often lead to a rise in the number of people willing to work in the sex trades — which are staffed mainly by desperate people.
Neel Kashkari is urging the Fed’s home office to lighten up on the interest rate hikes already. The President must be pleased.