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Money and BanksMoney and Banking
Monetary affairs have always been subject to government intervention of one kind or another, but there is no reason money could not be produced and regulated in a free marketplace.
Financial MarketsMoney and BanksMoney and Banking
If the small sample size of monetary history is any guide, the combination of asset market crashes and high goods inflation empowers sound money forces in the political arena. At the moment, neither of those factors are in play.
Decentralization and SecessionFinancial MarketsGlobal Economy
Last month's election gave Boris Johnson a strong majority in Parliament, but two economic wildcards could trip his new government up.
Financial MarketsMoney and Banks
Sweden launched its failed negative rate plan almost five years ago and now reverses it due to the financial risks that are created.
Calculation and KnowledgeOther Schools of ThoughtPraxeology
Central planners like Cass Sunstein think our alleged "irrationality" means we need the government to intervene in our daily lives.
The US government has placed sanctions on those who are building a natural gas pipeline from Russia to Europe.
Labor and Wages
Studies have shown that the amount of money paid in the low-wage labor market declined overall as a result of minimum wage hikes.
Decentralization and SecessionFree MarketsWorld History
Singapore left both the British Empire and Malaysia before finally becoming an independent city. It then proceeded to become one of history's most impressive economic success stories.