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Blog10/29/2018

Amazon Smile is increasing the donation rate 10x from October 29 – November 2.

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3 Problems with How the Media Looks at Inequality

Poverty

Blog10/29/2018

The public debate of inequality is a muddle of bad assumptions and a disregard for how global poverty has plummeted — thanks to markets — in recent decades.

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Trump is Right: The Fed is a Big Problem

StrategyU.S. Economy

Blog10/29/2018

If the US administration truly wishes to "To Make America Great Again," there is no way around addressing the Fed.

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Hitler's Economics

World HistoryOther Schools of Thought

10/27/2018Mises Daily Articles
Hitler is the modern archetype of political evil, but many who condemn him still embrace his socialist economic policies.
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It's Not All Trump: Congress Is a Disaster Too

Blog10/27/2018

Congress has no small part in the endless cycle of debt, spending, and rising bureaucratic power.

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Deficits Do Matter: Debt Payments Will Consume Trillions of Dollars in Coming Years

Taxes and Spending

Blog10/27/2018

In coming years, interest payments on debt will increasingly pull money away from programs like Medicare and military spending.

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Why Public Debt Is a Problem — And Trade Deficits Aren't

Private debts are privately paid. Public debts are paid by the taxpayer. 

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Is the Fed's Leading Dove Aiming to Replace Jay Powell?

10/26/2018Power & Market

Neel Kashkari is urging the Fed’s home office to lighten up on the interest rate hikes already.  The President must be pleased.

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