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U.S. HistoryMoney and BankingMoney Supply
The Fed’s monetary policy, except for very brief periods in 1929 and 1936–1937, was consistently and unremittingly inflationist in the 1920s and 1930s.
Protectionism and Free Trade
Car companies are building in Mexico rather than the United States, largely because it has freer trade than the United States does with the rest of the world.
Money and BanksMoney and Banking
Mises declared in 1951: “No boom is possible without credit expansion... the boom which causes the following depression could not occur if the banks did not expand credit."
Financial MarketsMoney and BanksMoney and Banking
Contrary to popular thinking, the velocity of money does not have a life of its own.
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Big GovernmentMedia and CultureWorld History
In April, year-over-year growth in the money supply was at 1.99 percent. That was up slightly from March's growth rate of 1.92 percent, but was well down from April 2018's rate of 4.32 percent.