Economy

Where Have All the Gas Pumpers Gone?

Where Have All the Gas Pumpers Gone?

In a free market, demand is always a function of price: the higher the price, the...

Economy

Happy Days

Happy Days

Strike up the band, boys, happy days are here again! Recently released short-term...

Economy

Predatory Borrowers (and Legislators)

Predatory Borrowers (and Legislators)

With millions of homeowners now struggling to repay money they clearly never...

Economy

Measuring National Decline

Measuring National Decline

“Bush Boom Continues” trilled the headline over the Lawrence Kudlow column, as...

Economy

Geithner Lays an Egg

Geithner Lays an Egg

There is nearly universal agreement that the opening salvo of the Obama...

Economy

The Economic Apocalypse Isn’t So Bad

The Economic Apocalypse Isn’t So Bad

So cheer up! Austin’s essay on the distinction between “tragic” and...

Economy

The Two Faces of Libertarianism

The Two Faces of Libertarianism

I grew up accustomed to bull markets and rising prosperity. Now I’d like to know...

Economy

New New Nationalism

New New Nationalism

“British jobs for British workers!” thundered Gordon Brown, as he emerged from the...

Economy

Was “Peter Schiff Was Right” Wrong?

Was “Peter Schiff Was Right” Wrong?

My popularity on television and the internet has led a very small money manager to...

Economy

Credit Where Credit is Due

Credit Where Credit is Due

This week, in a speech before the London School of Economics, Fed Chairman Ben...

Economy

The Next Bubble to Pop

The Next Bubble to Pop

A few weeks ago when the Fed announced a strategy designed to bring down long-term...

Economy

This Fiscal Stimulus Argument

This Fiscal Stimulus Argument

It won’t come as a great shock to anyone that the current state of the financial...

Economy

He Mad-off with the Money!

He Mad-off with the Money!

I find the fact that Bernard Madoff is walking around free and smoking cigars an...

Economy

The Nightmare Before Christmas

The Nightmare Before Christmas

Like many pragmatic economists I have always warned that rapid expansions of...

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