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Audio: Why the National Debt Will Only Get Larger

Taxes and SpendingU.S. EconomyU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog10/06/2016

The national debt and cutting government spending simply are not topics the voters care about anymore.

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The Week in Review: October 1, 2016

Big GovernmentGlobal EconomyU.S. Economy

Blog09/30/2016

We take pride in continuing our namesake's legacy of uncompromising support for Austrian economics, freedom, and peace.

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The New Nevada: Taxpayer Bucks for Billionaires

Taxes and SpendingU.S. EconomyPolitical Theory

Blog09/27/2016

The Silver State is not what it used to be and its lawmakers can not help saying "yes" to billionaires seeking taxpayer largesse.

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No, Unions Don't Increase Everyone's Wages

U.S. EconomyPolitical Theory

Blog09/21/2016

Contrary to the common myth, labor unions mean fewer jobs and more competition among workers.

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No, the Fed Doesn't Have a Plan. Yes, the Fed Really is Monetizing Government Debt

The FedU.S. EconomyMonetary TheoryMoney and Banking

Blog09/20/2016

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?

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The Week in Review: September 17, 2016

Big GovernmentThe FedGlobal EconomyU.S. Economy

Blog09/16/2016

There is just no relief from the constant drum beat for more and more government intervention in the economy.

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IRS Numbers Show Little Income Growth for Americans

Taxes and SpendingU.S. EconomyBusiness Cycles

Blog09/16/2016

Real income and wealth growth in the United States peaked in the 1990s, and has been declining since.

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Let's Impose Some Transaction Costs on Government

U.S. EconomyValue and Exchange

Blog09/15/2016

Economists generally do not like high transactions costs. But they can be good when imposed on governments.

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The US National Debt Load is Second-Worst in the World

U.S. Economy

Blog08/24/2016

When we look at the federal debt as a percentage of tax revenues, the US is behind only Japan when it comes to debt loads.

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Manipulation: The Phony Job Recovery

U.S. EconomyBusiness CyclesInterventionism

Blog08/11/2016

Delving further into the jobs report, we see that many of the jobs that were supposedly created were jobs in government.

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