U.S. Economy

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Wall Street's Doomsday Machine

The FedU.S. Economy

Blog05/31/2016

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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Trump and Hillary Don't Know How to Fix the Economy

U.S. EconomyInterventionismPolitical Theory

Blog05/29/2016

The problem isn't whether a candidate's economic plan is detailed enough. The problem is the notion that a politician can improve the economy.

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The Week in Review: May 28, 2016

Big GovernmentThe FedStrategyU.S. EconomyInterventionism

Blog05/27/2016
Memorial Day weekend is a time to reflect on war, rather than celebrate it.

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A Guide to the Trump-Sanders Debate

U.S. EconomyPolitical Theory

Blog05/27/2016

This debate will be almost totally about slogans and style since the candidates already agree on many issues.

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The Lens on Saturday's Mises Circle in Seattle

Taxes and SpendingU.S. Economy

Blog05/25/2016

The Lens in Washington state covered our Mises Circle, with attention to my "Three Lies You'll Hear from the Candidates this Year."

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The Week in Review: May 21, 2016

U.S. EconomyU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog05/20/2016

You don't have to be in Venezuela to be a victim of increasingly bad economic policy.

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How to Cure Poverty

Free MarketsU.S. EconomyU.S. History

Blog05/20/2016

Henry Hazlitt explains why President Johnson's "War on Poverty" will fail, and how the market — not government — is the path to prosperity.

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Defense Bill Coming This Week: A Boost for War and Tyranny

Big GovernmentTaxes and SpendingU.S. Economy

Blog05/16/2016

The Defense Authorization bill should remain notorious. It represents most of what is wrong with Washington.

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Securing Better Money Through Currency Competition

Money and BanksU.S. EconomyMoney and Banking

Blog05/15/2016

Some US states are taking steps to offer their residents more freedom in the money they use.

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The Week in Review: May 14, 2016

Global EconomyU.S. EconomyMoney and Banking

Blog05/13/2016

The recent lackluster jobs data suggests we've reached the limits of monetary policy.

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