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Colonization After Emancipation: Lincoln and the Movement for Black ResettlementREAD MORE
“For political reasons, the beefed-up IRS probably will not cause serious trouble until processing 2024 returns in 2025. Unless, that is, taxpayers rebel the only way they still can, via the electoral process, starting with candidate selection.” ~ Robert E. WrightREAD MORE
The History of Corporate Finance: Developments of Anglo-American Securities Markets, Financial Practices, Theories and Laws (Vol. 3)READ MORE
John Cowperthwaite: An Underappreciated Champion of Economic Development?
“This nuance, while it may dampen any classical liberal’s affection for John Cowperthwaite, should only reinforce one’s commitment to the principles of a free society as instruments of development and progress.” ~ Vincent GelosoREAD MORE
Politics, Not Markets, Makes Banking Unstable
“Banking reform should rank high on our list of policy priorities, but moving away from fractional reserves shouldn’t be a part of the conversation.” ~ Alexander William SalterREAD MORE