Daily Economy

Wednesday, March 20, 2019
What it means that the Fed has decided to stop rate hikes. 
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
The real “America First” approach would be to just do the most American thing of all: to implement an agenda on individual liberty, personal responsibility, and a (very) limited government.
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Edward C. Harwood (1900-1980) is one of the 20th century’s most eloquent and effective voices for economic science, sound money, and market freedom. This is the story of his life and work.
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Perennial illness is the default state of mankind. Markets have put human beings at the center of a dense web of affordable, effective choices to meet our needs and desires: those relating to our health are no exception.
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Surely they don’t know what kind of impoverished and human suffering this would cause – or perhaps they will welcome it as a much-needed liberation from our dependency on things and meat.
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
When we gloss over the complexity of the real world, we end up losing far more understanding than we often realize, and end up with strangely skewed perspectives on what happened and what to do about it.
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Diversity, inclusion, participatory democracy, pluralism, and peace dictated and determined by ideological tyrants and power-lusting interest groups using political means to achieve their ends through governmental force and collectivist intimidation undermines and then destroys the alternative and...
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
If the U.S. doesn’t want these immigrants, I am sure that other countries like Canada and Australia will. That’s how competition works.
Monday, March 18, 2019
Much of what the state does truly is predatory.
Monday, March 18, 2019
The creation of money doesn’t create wealth, unless money itself is wealth — as it was when it was gold and silver. The sooner we learn this lesson, the sooner we’ll be able to revive real, robust, and sustainable wealth creation.
Monday, March 18, 2019
It is not hard to find commentary on the internet indicating that Bitcoin is bound to fail. But there is no reason to think that cryptocurrencies will disappear.
Sunday, March 17, 2019
The eco-fascist screed from the New Zealand murder comes across as crude and low-level, the wild ramblers of a trash-talking 20-something raised on 4chan, 8chan, and the most hateful parts of the Internet. It was not always so. Men with the same views, much more sophisticated in expression but just...
Sunday, March 17, 2019
At some point, the last dollar invested in honest profits is going to return less than the first dollar to be spent on cronyism. After that, the firm becomes dependent on the state.
Saturday, March 16, 2019
Edward Stringham on Fox News comments on the growth rates of the American economy and the factors that go into causing it. 
Saturday, March 16, 2019
As with all innovations, we went from deprived to entitled in a relatively short period of time. The age of not knowing became the age of knowing in a few short years, all thanks to astonishing innovations in service of making the world a better (but never perfect) place.
Friday, March 15, 2019
Consumer sentiment improved in early March, maintaining a generally high level by historical comparison. The tight labor market remains one of the key supports for consumer sentiment.
Friday, March 15, 2019
The ideology of hate that spilled so much blood in New Zealand is best avenged through a new dedication to a social philosophy of love, cooperation, and freedom for all.
Friday, March 15, 2019
By finding a way to make the life of consumers easier, Kohl’s managed to stay relevant while boosting its sales in the meantime. In this case, the firm learned that if you can’t beat them, you might as well join them. And by working on something new, something that has drawn in younger customers to...
Friday, March 15, 2019
Control over money is the legal privilege of the monetary authority. But the monetary authority is not above reproach.
Friday, March 15, 2019
Anyone who maintains that a $75 billion income tax cut helps the economy must also agree that a tariff hike of $45 billion or more must harm the economy. This study looks back on the unprecedented developments in international trade that happened in 2018.

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