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Do Central Bankers Know a Bubble When They See One?

The FedMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog01/01/2017

At different times and in different places, Fed officials have changed their stories about whether or not bubbles can be seen before they pop.

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Did Free Markets Cause the Flint, Michigan Water Disaster?

Taxes and SpendingU.S. HistoryInterventionism

03/01/2016Mises Wire
Municipal waterworks are government-run and government-owned, and generally an extension of local governments. But, bizarrely, when something goes wrong, it's somehow the fault of the private marketplace.
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Don’t Be Fooled By Our Current Price Stability

Booms and BustsMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

08/20/2015Mises Wire
Consumer prices have been stable, but we should pay attention to 2014's decline in the money supply which mirrors a similar decline from 1927 and 1928, which was followed by a collapse in industrial production.
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