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Money and BanksU.S. HistoryMoney and Banking
It is unfortunate that a scholar as careful as Robert Skidelsky has chosen to downplay the historical reality of the failure of central banking.
Money and BanksMoney and Banking
Restrained by both ideology and public sentiment, central banks were once kept from the sort of antics they now regularly indulge in.
Money and BanksWorld HistoryMoney and Banking
Today the world's oldest central bank turns 350. In a just world, this anniversary would instead be an opportunity to end this monstrous experiment.
To build wealth, we must first build capital and greater productivity. And that depends on savings.
Money and BanksMonetary TheoryMoney and Banking
Scott Sumner's Market Monetarist framework is seductively simple, but relies on a definitional trick.
This timeless insight was already suggested by economist Ludwig von Mises in 1940.
Global EconomyMoney and BanksMoney and Banking
When interest rates increase in the future, busts and losses for banks will follow.
Money and BanksWar and Foreign PolicyMoney and Banking
Europe must identify ways to limit their dependence on the US financial system – or else indeed be reduced to de facto-vassal status to DC.
Booms and BustsMoney and Banks
We're in a boom period, but housing construction is scant — which is making housing less affordable.
Money is not neutral, and changes in the money supply set into motion a variety of unpredictable movements.