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Kevin Dowd: Against Monetary Stimulus

The FedMoney and BanksTaxes and Spending

04/06/2018Audio/Video
Kevin Dowd explains how policies like negative interest rates not only reflect bad economic thinking, but also pose a danger to the civil liberties.
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Krugman's Magic Bank Recapitalization

01/24/2018Power & Market
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Kansas Bleeds

U.S. History

12/13/2017Audio/Video
In this episode, Chris Calton describes the erupting tensions between pro-slavery and anti-slavery settlers and politicians.
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Krugman and the "Heroic" Fed

The FedMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog10/18/2017
If Krugman had his way, government agencies would have unlimited powers to control the economy, since government agents know better than everyone else.
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Keynes: A Master of Confused and Confusing Prose

World HistoryHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsOther Schools of Thought

Blog09/13/2017
A careful reading of Keynes's 'General Theory' suggests its unintelligible prose may be an effort to appear erudite while saying little of value.
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Korea and Venezuela: Flip Sides of the Same Coin

War and Foreign Policy

Blog08/15/2017
Trump's suggested invasion of Venezuela illustrates why other regimes are looking for ways to obtain nuclear weapons.
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Klaas Knot on ECB Tapering: "We'll See."

The FedMoney and Banks

03/30/2017Mises Wire
As the Fed continues to hike rates, the ECB must soon follow the course of cutting back on "easing" policy.
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