U.S. Economy

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Socialism’s One-Percenters

U.S. EconomyPolitical Theory


In Venezuela — and everywhere the state controls the economy — the political elites enjoy luxury while the people do much less well.

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The Fed Pours Water on the Job-Growth Hype

The FedU.S. Economy


The Fed admits the jobs data is worsening, and sees no way to raise rates without torpedoing the tepid recovery.

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USDA: People Make the Choice to Eat Unhealthy Food

U.S. EconomyCalculation and KnowledgeSubjectivism


Evidence continues to pile up against the claim that low-incomes cause obesity thanks to insufficient access to grocery stores.

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The Keynesian Blessing: Americans Are Broke

Money and BanksU.S. EconomyFiscal TheoryMoney and BankingPolitical Theory


Many Americans now lack even small amounts of savings to deal with life emergencies. This is a triumph for Keynesian economics.

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The Week in Review: June 11, 2016

Global EconomyU.S. EconomyMoney and BankingPolitical Theory


The Rothbard Graduate Seminar is underway, and students are gathering for a week of careful study of Mises's Human Action.

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Equality: Childless Woman Demands Maternity Leave

U.S. EconomyValue and Exchange


Not realizing that women with children earn less than childless women, this woman thinks women with children need to check their privilege.

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The Keynesians Stole The Jobs

The FedU.S. EconomyPolitical Theory


They have mismanaged the economy and I am afraid the worst is yet to come.

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The Week in Review: June 4, 2016

Global EconomyU.S. EconomyMoney and Banking


Friday's bad employment data closed out a week of new analysis revealing a battered economy.


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US Job Growth Rate Hits 28-Month Low

U.S. Economy


The job growth from April to May in 2016 was the smallest April-May increase seen since 2009.

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Wall Street's Doomsday Machine

The FedU.S. Economy


This tepid recovery is now very long in the tooth and industrial production and PMI's are slipping into recession mode virtually everywhere.

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