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Legal SystemMoney and BanksGold StandardMonetary Theory
The courts have long sided with the Feds in refusing to enforce gold clauses in private contracts. State governments can undo some of this damage.
Money and BanksU.S. HistoryMonetary Theory
Economists Stephen Cohen and Bradford DeLong are spouting an unfortunate amount of enthusiasm for Alexander Hamilton's corporatist economics.
The FedU.S. EconomyMonetary TheoryMoney and Banking
A Wall Street crisis would become a Main Street crisis without quantitative easing, or so the story began in Nov. 2008. Have you seen a recovery?
Booms and BustsMoney and BanksMonetary Theory
The key to economic growth is not optimism or good "animal spirits." They key is increased productivity and wealth accumulation.
Taxes and SpendingCalculation and KnowledgeMonetary TheoryValue and Exchange
Monetary profit is not the only kind of profit, but in a complex world, monetary profit is essential in building sustainable economies.
Business CyclesMonetary Theory
No one prints dollars on the purely free market because there are, in fact, no dollars; there are only commodities, such as wheat, cars, and gold.
We should rewrite our textbook accounts to include the possibility of credit preceding a common medium of exchange and call it inter-temporal barter.
Our monetary system encourages debt and punishes saving. It also benefits those who already have money at the expense of those who do not.
Global EconomyMoney and BanksMonetary TheoryMoney and Banking
Blind Robbery!, a new, easy-to-read book on money is a must-read for anyone who wishes to understand the damage our easy-money system is doing.
Calculation and KnowledgeGold StandardMonetary Theory
This new issue features important contributions to monetary theory and policy, a novel program for re-establishing gold money, and much more.