International

Thursday, January 25th, 2018

Trump seems to understand what is wrong with red tape and high costs within the borders but he seems blind to the terrible costs of doing the same to goods and services that cross the border into the United States.

Sunday, July 16th, 2017

The Federal Reserve’s (Fed) and European Central Bank’s (ECB) policy responses to the recent financial disasters offer two tales of unintended consequences.

Monday, January 5th, 2015
As several of the worse performing currencies are in countries where the government manipulates statistics and exchange rates, it is not easy to come up with a perfect ranking. Using the inflation rate is a good approximation.
Friday, November 22nd, 2013
By Steve Hanke   Well, it’s official, the economic talking- head establishment has declared war on Germany. The opening shots in this battle were fired by none other than the United States Treasury Department,
Thursday, May 23rd, 2013
Monday, February 25th, 2013
Money manager Peter Schiff predicts, “We are headed for a monetary crisis, a dollar crisis. . . .
Friday, February 15th, 2013
ByRachel Cooper The future currency of Scotland, assuming a "yes" vote in next year's vote on independence, has been questioned by supporters and opponents.
Friday, December 28th, 2012
by Kenneth Gould Historically, there have been two contrasting monetary doctrines.
Thursday, November 29th, 2012

Amazingly, the government is capable of losing money by making money.

From wealthwire.com:
Monday, November 26th, 2012

...That the World Will Adopt a Gold Standard by Necessity?

Turkey Swaps Gold for Iranian Gas

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

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