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Big GovernmentMoney and BanksOther Schools of Thought
The printing press doesn’t create real resources, it only obscures the method by which the government siphons them away from the private sector.
In January, year-over-year growth in the money supply was at 3.3 percent. That was down from December's growth rate of 3.8 percent, but was up from January 2018's rate of 2.8 percent.
Money and BanksMoney and Banking
"The main thing is that the government should no longer be in a position to increase the quantity of money in circulation and the amount of checkbook money not fully — that is, 100 percent — covered by deposits paid in by the public."
Hayek was right when he said if we want to maintain a free society, we have to take the money monopoly away from the government.
Today is the 24th anniversary of Murray Rothbard's death. Rothbard had a consistent vision of the good society throughout his long career.
Bureaucracy and RegulationCronyism and CorporatismMedia and Culture
One thing is certain: if the game industry can't placate consumers and regulators, it won't remain independent for long.
In November, year-over-year growth in the money supply was at 3.48 percent. That was down from October's growth rate of 3.7 percent, but was up from November 2017's rate of 2.6 percent.
HealthTaxes and Spending
Those pushing Medicare for All rely on the presumption that it will generate huge administrative efficiencies. But they greatly underestimate the program's real administrative cost.