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Global EconomyMoney and BanksMoney and Banking
As planned by Chavez, barter is indeed replacing currency transactions throughout the economy but with hardly the results the late socialist envisioned.
Money and BanksMoney and Banking
Turning toward sound money and freer trade with the US could help free Britain from Brussels and Berlin.
Money and BanksGold StandardMoney and Banking
The gold standard, if not abused, is not conducive to boom-bust cycles.
Money and BanksBusiness CyclesMoney and Banking
Some investors and entrepreneurs are good at guessing future trends. Economics, however, isn't what gives them the tools to do so.
The FedMoney and Banking
A fall in prices is the manifestation of real wealth expansion. General price inflation, on the other hand, results from monetary pumping.
Financial MarketsMoney and BanksGold StandardInterventionismMonetary TheoryMoney and Banking
A monetary crisis is coming. Will gold or crypto replace the dollar?
The only reason why the illusion that central authorities can grow an economy appears to be real is because of a still expanding pool of real savings.
Bureaucracy and RegulationMoney and Banking
Big banks like Deutsche Bank have the potential to take an entire economy hostage: When they get into trouble, they can drag everything down with them.
Financial MarketsGlobal EconomyMoney and BanksMoney and Banking
The EU’s precariousness will only be fully exposed by the next credit crisis and the ECB’s response to it, which will end up collapsing the euro.
Financial MarketsMedia and CultureMoney and Banking
The art of financial engineering – camouflaging a rise in leverage to boost present and future earnings – is in high demand.