Protectionism and Free TradeU.S. History
Since the Tariff Act of 1789, the tariff has been the playground of special interests, and used as a means of rewarding political friends, and harming political enemies.
Legal SystemWorld History
Contrary to the government's claims, Britain is not becoming safer as the British government becomes bigger.
Money and BanksBusiness CyclesMoney and Banking
Some investors and entrepreneurs are good at guessing future trends. Economics, however, isn't what gives them the tools to do so.
Monopoly and Competition
Monopolistic abuses rarely survive without a basis in one form or another of special privilege granted by government.
Protectionism and Free TradeTaxes and Spending
Trump's new tariffs just happen to protect certain industries that are big political donors.
Labor and Wages
Financial MarketsMoney and BanksGold StandardInterventionismMonetary TheoryMoney and Banking
A monetary crisis is coming. Will gold or crypto replace the dollar?
Bureaucracy and RegulationMoney and Banking
Big banks like Deutsche Bank have the potential to take an entire economy hostage: When they get into trouble, they can drag everything down with them.
Money and Banks
In this 40-minute presentation, Nomi Prins explains the cronyism and secret dealings of central banks.