Friday, April 19th, 2019

Environmental activists cling to the same stale policy prescriptions, no matter the situation. Only their rationale changes.

Friday, February 15th, 2019

We will never know for sure how much more quickly green-energy technologies might have developed if the New Deal had not squelched the sector by subsidizing its dirty alternative.

Thursday, January 17th, 2019

Carbon-based fuels have powered modern economic growth - growth which is, by far, history’s greatest benefactor of humanity.

Tuesday, December 4th, 2018

Nowhere has our public discourse failed us more egregiously than on the environment and climate change.

Monday, November 26th, 2012

Loophole in Western Sanctions Allows Iran to Buy Gold in Turkey With Turkish Payments for Gas Imported From Iran

Tuesday, October 9th, 2012

Understanding the euro's failure and Triffin's Paradox helps us understand why the dollar will rise significantly in the years ahead.

Thursday, September 27th, 2012

Since Mahmoud Ahmadinejad first became President of Iran, in August 2005, the country’s economy has gone from bad to worse. Iran now ranks near the bottom

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2011
Here is an interesting article about the effect of inflation on your pain at the pump.
Wednesday, March 16th, 2011
"The sharp rise in oil prices is a major concern for economists. In a recent survey by CNNMoney, economists identified the oil spike as the biggest headwind facing the nation's economic recovery. And some fear that unlike previous scares, higher prices could hit consumers.
Monday, March 14th, 2011
"Fed officials have for years cited "core inflation," a measure that excludes food and energy prices. That is because core inflation tends to be a useful predictor of inflation over a couple of years, which they call the medium term, a period that is key to monetary-policy decisions.
Thursday, March 10th, 2011
"Up until recently, there was pretty overwhelming support by central bankers to keep U.S. interest rates low by buying up bonds in a second round of quantitative easing with the goal of boosting our slow-growing economy.
Tuesday, March 8th, 2011
"Two top Federal Reserve officials on Monday offered conflicting views on the right response to higher oil prices, kicking off what’s likely to be a lively debate within the central bank.
Wednesday, March 31st, 2010
"The Seigniorage Curse appears to hollow out the economy by the following manner: First, the premium charged to holders of dollars becomes a new source of accrued, aggregate revenue.
Monday, June 2nd, 1986

Research Reports - 1986, Issue: 11

Hands Across America

Monday, August 9th, 1976

Research Reports - 1976, Issue: 32

This article is a review of The Poverty of Power by Dr. Barry Commoner.