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It's The Customer, Stupid: A Marx vs. Menger Battle on Netflix

The EntrepreneurLabor and Wages

Blog09/17/2018

The Company Men shows how, in order to move on from a devastating layoff, workers must first figure out how to be valuable to the customers.

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It's Time to Give Up on Britain's National Health Service

Blog07/16/2018

Britain used to be a world leader in health care innovation and quality. No longer.

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Improving Expectations Won't Improve the Reality of Economic Conditions

Booms and Busts

Blog04/06/2018

Central banks can put in motion a prolonged deviation of expectations from the facts of reality. But they can't keep it up forever. 

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Inflation Has Been Contained — But Not Because of a Liquidity Trap

The FedMoney and Banking

Blog02/28/2018

When the Fed began paying interest on bank reserves, it kept a lid on inflation. But now there's no easy way out.

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Is Money Creation Fueling the Stock Market Surge?

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog02/21/2018
In order then to have a general increase in prices, all other things being equal, there must be an increase first in the money supply.
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Is Inflation Driven more by "Expectations" than by the Money Supply?

Blog01/03/2018
Central bankers think that the inflation problem can be solved by managing expectations.
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Is Behavioral Economics Good Economics?

Austrian Economics OverviewOther Schools of Thought

Blog11/17/2017
Behavioral economists, while criticizing the mainstream economics for not being realistic, treats human beings as automatons.
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Is Population Decline Catastrophic?

Labor and WagesTaxes and SpendingWorld History

Blog10/03/2017

In the 70s, we were told to panic about population growth. Now we're told to panic about population decline. But is it really a problem?

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