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The EnvironmentBusiness Cycles
Easy-money policies pushed by central banks may be redirecting wealth away from investment, and toward greater production and consumption of cheap consumer goods. That's not "green."
China is not on track to catch up with the wealthy West. The Chinese state's commitment to highly interventionist mercantilist policies is leading to debt, malinvestment, and stagnation.
Negative rates, higher taxes, and inflation – the statists are employing every measure to gain access to the fruits of your labor.
The diversion of real funding from the private sector toward government projects — no matter how important these projects appear to be — in fact, disrupts the process of real wealth generation.
U.S. EconomyPhilosophy and Methodology
Today's neoconservatives have found common cause with the Left in destroying those who disagree with them. In fact, this habit of denying a forum to any and all dissenters has a long tradition in the conservative movement.
Thanks to huge amounts of fiscal and monetary stimulus, China is in the midst of a very large housing bubble, with predictable results for housing affordability.
Financial MarketsMoney and Banks
While some governments have sought to wage war against cryptocurrencies, Switzerland is striving to become a "crypto-nation."
There's nothing necessarily wrong with social shunning and ostracization used against those who seek to destroy others through lies and media manipulation.