Just as unilateral free trade results in a more solid economy for the countries that adopt it — even within an international economy of protectionism in other countries — so would a commodity-money based economy surrounded by fiat-money economies.
Worried about the risks your business faces in an uncertain world? Well, don't worry: this government agency can just force the taxpayers to subsidize you until the risks melt away.
Money and BanksMoney and Banking
Assessing cryptocurrencies through a framework of "saleableness" may help us understand why some cryptocurrencies are chosen for speculation above others.
Capital and Interest TheoryMoney and Banking
Central banks contend they can avoid booms and busts by increasing the money supply the "correct" amount. They are bound to fail.
A higher education system with "free tuition" will need to control costs through larger class sizes, and lower-quality services.