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Jeffrey A. Tucker
Sunday, September 23rd, 2018

"Without entirely knowing what we were doing, that in the course of a few decades, we replaced a view of the human project that was inspired by choice, personal ambition, and individual achievement with a completely different view that insists that aspiration is utterly pointless and probably even dangerous." ~ Jeffrey Tucker 

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Friday, September 14th, 2018
AIER’s Business Cycle Conditions Leading Indicators index rebounded in the latest month, registering an 83 in August.
Thursday, September 13th, 2018
AIER’s Everyday Price Index was unchanged in August, compared to a 0.1 percent gain in the Consumer Price Index.
Monday, August 20th, 2018
AIER’s Business Cycle Conditions Leading Indicators index eased back in July, registering a 79 following a 92.

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