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34th Cato Monetary Conference: Central Banks and Financial Turmoil
Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016
This piece originally appeared in Alt-M By Ari Blask
Op-ed: On November 8th, I’m voting for our next Fed Chair
Friday, November 4th, 2016
This piece originally appeared in the Daily Caller
Leonard Liggio lecture 2016: The classical liberal tradition of sound money
Monday, October 10th, 2016
By Dr. Lawrence White
The Fed’s policies and their consequences for Mexico
Tuesday, June 21st, 2016
This piece originally appeared in Market Trends By Edgar Ortiz
The Fed and its dual mandate
Monday, June 20th, 2016
This piece originally appeared in Economics21 By Mickey D. Levy
Op-ed: Trump's problem with the Fed
Monday, June 6th, 2016
This piece originally appeared in The Hill By Judy Shelton
Op-ed: Global monetary turmoil is hurting economic growth
Thursday, February 25th, 2016
For the first time in recent memory, politicians and candidates alike are talking about the importance of rules-based monetary reform and the public is shifting its attention (and ire) from the bankers on Wall Street to the central bankers at the Federal Reserve.
Nicolas Cachanosky interviewed at Reinvent.Money
Wednesday, February 17th, 2016
This week, Sound Money Project fellow Nicolas Cachanosky appeared in an episode of Reinvent.Money and discusses free banking vs. central banking, competing currencies, property rights and his involvement with the Sound Money Project.
Steve Forbes speaks out on the Presidential race, Fed recklessness, and gold
Thursday, February 4th, 2016
The following is an exclusive interview with Mike Gleason, Director of Money Metals Exchange and originally appeared on the Money Metals Exchange page.
Bank regulations continue to hinder the U.S. recovery
Tuesday, December 1st, 2015
This article appeared in the December 2015 issue of Globe Asia. By Professor Steve H. Hanke
The global gold market vs. sovereign debt
Tuesday, November 24th, 2015
This article was originally published by UFM Market Trends. By Dickson Buchanan Jr.
Op-ed: A new sound money movement for the GOP?
Monday, November 2nd, 2015
Taking a look back at last week's GOP debate, there is clearly room for much criticism of CNBC and the questions asked of the candidates. But, sound money advocates might concede that the moderators did get one thing right: monetary policy.
Paper: Risk and Risk-Based Capital of U.S. Bank Holding Companies
Tuesday, October 6th, 2015
The following is a newly released paper by Dr. Thomas Hogan, former Sound Money Project fellow and current Chief Economist for the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, & Urban Affairs.
Op-ed: How the Fed saved the economy
Monday, October 5th, 2015
This piece originally appeared in The Wall Street Journal By Ben S. Bernanke
The Rupiah is in trouble, again
Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015
By Steve H. Hanke This article appeared in the October 2015 issue of Globe Asia.
Op-ed: The Fed, killing economic growth softly
Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015
Economic growth results from business owners making successful plans to invest and meet customer needs over time, but the unpredictable machinations of central banks like the Federal Reserve throw a monkey wrench in that economic calculation process.
Op-ed: It’s time to reconsider the Fed’s Dual Mandate
Friday, September 18th, 2015
This piece originally appeared on Forbes.com By Jared Meyer and Johannes Schmidt
Op-ed: Don't ask if the Fed will raise interest rates, it's the wrong question
Wednesday, September 16th, 2015
Central banks are vested with a tremendous amount of economic power, but there’s no real reason to think that they wield that power wisely. As the U.S. Federal Reserve’s Federal Open Market Committee begins its scheduled meeting, Atlas Network Sound Money Project Fellow Dr. William J.
Confusion and contradiction at the Fed
Friday, September 4th, 2015
By Michael Belongia and Peter Ireland
The Sound Money Project takes on the Fed at the Jackson Hole Summit
Tuesday, September 1st, 2015
From left to right:Sound Money Editor Johannes Schmidt, Dr.