U.S. Economy

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Socialism’s One-Percenters

U.S. EconomyPolitical Theory

Blog06/17/2016

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

Blog06/16/2016

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

Blog06/13/2016

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

Blog06/12/2016

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

Blog06/10/2016

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

Blog06/08/2016

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

Blog06/06/2016

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

Blog06/03/2016

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

Blog06/03/2016

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

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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