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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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Ryan McMaken: Capitalism Makes Us More Humane

Free MarketsMedia and CultureStrategy

10/26/2018Audio/Video
Ryan McMaken explains how capitalism propagated the conditions under which we can afford to focus on the important things in life.
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Austrian Economics and the Transaction Cost Approach to the Firm

Calculation and KnowledgeEntrepreneurshipProduction Theory

10/26/2018Libertarian Papers
Why are there many firms in the world, and not just one, big mega-corporation? The answer lies in the problem of calculating costs and prices.
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Why Marxism Shifted from Economics to Culture

World HistoryPhilosophy and Methodology

Blog10/26/2018

Some Marxists have been quite explicit about their desire to apply the Marxist idea of exploitation to nearly every facet of society.

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