In April, year-over-year growth in the money supply was at 1.99 percent. That was up slightly from March's growth rate of 1.92 percent, but was well down from April 2018's rate of 4.32 percent.
MMT is presently one of the most dangerous economic ideas out there, and should consequently attract our utmost attention.
Even the more "subtle" or "nuanced" arguments for tariffs smack of the same old mercantilist arguments that have been refuted by economists going back to Adam Smith.
Money and Banks
Central banks' efforts to artificially stabilize interest rates encourages greater risk-taking by banks, and contributes to instability in the banking sector.
HealthTaxes and Spending
Compared to other types of universal healthcare systems, what we call "single-payer" healthcare is possibly the worst of all.
Big GovernmentThe EnvironmentInterventionism
The scare tactics from Beto O'Rourke and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is yet another example demonstrating the farce of the climate change policy debate.
When governments resort to unbacked fiat currency, a many-layered swindle lies hidden behind the appearance of a quick fix.