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Cannabis Victories!

Big GovernmentHealthThe Police StateInterventionism

Blog11/07/2018

There were three important victories related to cannabis, i.e., marijuana, legalization and only the most radical measure failed.

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Nobel Committee Pushes Environmental Regulation with its Latest Winners

Other Schools of Thought

Blog10/08/2018

Unfortunately, the economics Nobel this year neglects the problems at the heart of the State — the government failures that pollute and impoverish.

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The anti-Trump Nobel Prize in Economics

The Royal Academy made a clear political statement with this year's Nobel Prize in economics.

10/08/2018Power & Market
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Transparency or Deception: What the Fed Was Saying in 2007

The FedMonetary TheoryMoney and Banking

10/01/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
What the Fed was saying in 2007 suggests the central bank was practicing either deception, incompetence, or a combination of both.
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The Problem of Cubicles and the "Open Office"

Bureaucracy and RegulationTaxes and Spending

Blog10/01/2018

The real motivations behind using both cubicles and the so-called open-office concept are something different than what we are told.

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Jeff Deist: Is American Civilization Self-Destructing?

StrategyU.S. Economy

09/14/2018Audio/Video
Jeff Deist and Jay Taylor discuss the poisoned state of things in Washington DC and beyond.
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How US Sugar Subsidies Bring a Red Tide of Algae to Florida's Shores

Bureaucracy and RegulationThe Environment

Blog08/16/2018

A combination of federal sugar subsidies, federal regulations on pollution, and federal control of Lake Okeechobee (a giant lake in southern Florida) runoff guidelines has created a recipe for disaster.

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Big Plans for the Jeddah Tower Continue as Asset Prices Boom

Booms and Busts

Blog08/07/2018

The Jeddah Tower in Saudi Arabia remains listed for “completion” in 2020. Will its completion trigger a new Skyscraper Curse?

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