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Financial MarketsTaxes and SpendingPolitical Theory
High-frequency trading is not the nefarious scheme policymakers would have you believe it is. It serves a real purpose in the marketplace.
Financial MarketsCalculation and Knowledge
Efforts to manipulate people into thinking the economy is good contribute to the ills brought on by the boom-bust cycle.
The success or failure of investment in stocks depends ultimately on the same factors that determine success or failure of any business.
The FedFinancial MarketsMoney and Banking
The Fed cannot see the natural rate of interest, but it is right before its eyes.
Financial MarketsGlobal EconomyPolitical Theory
Brussels is doing all it can to make the UK pay for wanting to leave the EU. This only further illustrates why exit from the EU is a good idea.
Financial MarketsAustrian Economics OverviewMoney and Banking
Brexit has raised some barriers to globalism, but central banks remain unimpeded in their efforts to work together to manipulate economies.
Booms and BustsThe FedFinancial MarketsBusiness Cycles
Let us see how close this venture capitalist comes to putting a $3 trillion price tag on Amazon at its all-time high price.
Booms and BustsThe FedFinancial MarketsU.S. EconomyBusiness CyclesCapital and Interest TheoryMoney and Banking
Legendary investor Bill Gross calls on the Fed to bring on Milton Friedman's "helicopter money."
The FedFinancial Markets
A new ECB white paper has found evidence that many data releases in the US are leaked in advance, benefiting certain special interests.
Financial MarketsMoney and BanksMoney and Banking
The BIS has just released a research report questioning whether negative interest rates are effective in achieving policymakers' goals of staving off a (phantom) deflation without adversely impacting the financial sector and the overall economy.