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The Supreme Court's Dubious "Wall of Separation" between Church and State

Legal SystemU.S. History

Blog06/21/2019

How old should a monument be to avoid Establishment Clause challenges? Not that old, given the Supreme Court invented the "wall of separation" argument in only 1947.

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The Zombie (Company) Apocalypse Is Here

Booms and BustsBusiness Cycles

Blog06/21/2019

The world now has the impossible choice of permanently reduced productivity and slower economic growth — or the mass bankruptcy of a significant percentage of the economy.

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The Fed's Endless Boom-Bust Cycle

Money and Banks

Blog06/21/2019

While many attempt to look to "de-regulation" or tax cuts to explain economic cycles, it makes more sense to zero-in on the role of central banks. 

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The Velocity of Circulation

Financial MarketsHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsMonetary Theory

06/20/2019Mises Daily Articles
Increased velocity of circulation is not, in itself, a contributing cause of higher commodity prices. It is not even a link in the chain of causation.
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The Last Thing Europe Needs Is to Further Loosen the EU's Fiscal Rules

European central bankers hate the few rules that restrain the eurozone's profligate spenders. But those rules are what keeps a currently dangerous system from spinning totally out of control.

06/20/2019Power & Market
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The Opioid Epidemic: Is Pharma To Blame?

Health

06/18/2019Audio/Video
Accad and Koka interview Jacob James Rich.
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