Fiscal Policy

Friday, July 27th, 2012
The good students of economic history marvel at how often human beings commit the same mistakes.   In a draft about "How to Achieve a Sound Money (and avoid the Road to Serfdom)", Antony Fisher quotes then British Prime Minister Callaghan.
Thursday, July 26th, 2012

July 25, 2012 C-SPAN

Representative from Texas Dr. Ron Paul questions Timothy Geithner about the LIBOR SCANDAL, the Fed, interest rates, and American taxpayers paying elite bond traders to serve (and become very wealthy) as intermediaries between the Treasury and the Fed.

Thursday, May 17th, 2012

Feel like your wages are buying less in real terms? They are

Tuesday, May 8th, 2012

It was said that the E.U.’s existence was justified in the name of preventing the return of nationalism and fascism to European politics. Well, as a result of the austerity terms imposed upon Greece by their European cousins in Brussels and Frankfurt, Greeks just put a full-blown fascist party into Parliament.

Monday, February 27th, 2012
If an inflation tax falls in the forest, and not one in a million understand it, does it make a sound?[1]
Wednesday, February 1st, 2012
To follow the development of the Euro crisis it sometimes feels like watching a slow motion movie where we know the final result, but we don't know how is it going to be played out.
Thursday, January 26th, 2012
 No matter how many times they clean it, the fresh ink stains just won't go away.
Friday, January 20th, 2012

If the State is so resourceful, why does it need to borrow and tax so much?

Wednesday, December 28th, 2011
The election of Spain's new President of Government, Mariano Rajoy, has produced quite a few expectations. His plan seems to go against the tide on some focal points regarding the problems of the European Crisis.
Monday, December 19th, 2011
It’s amazing how so many people don’t get gold. It’s only been 40 years since the dollar was completely severed from it’s once proud golden heritage, yet most finance and econ people are wont to consider gold just another commodity—and a not very “useful” one at that.
Thursday, December 15th, 2011
Strange and amazing things happen when sovereign debt levels get out of hand.