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ECONOMY


Stocks shattered by Spain terror attacks as investors flee to gold & cryptocurrencies

Stocks shattered by Spain terror attacks as investors flee to gold & cryptocurrencies
  • Bullion was up 0.65 percent, trading at $1,300 per troy ounce

2 days ago By RT

It’s time to finally cut off the jobs magnet for illegal immigrants

It’s time to finally cut off the jobs magnet for illegal immigrants
  • The illegal immigration issue is more complex than sealing the southern border

2 days ago By Robert Law | The Hill

Do Seasonal Adjustments Help Identify Business Cycles?

Human action is not robotic but rather conscious and purposeful

2 days ago By Frank Shostak | Mises.org


People’s QE? It’s Venezuela with Tea and Cakes

Artificial creation of money without any support is always behind every crisis

2 days ago By Daniel Lacalle | Mises.org

Aug 18, 2017
A Tale of Two “Deflationary” Booms
Today's easy-money-fueled economic "boom" doesn't compare well to booms of the past


Aug 17, 2017
The Single Biggest Bullish Catalyst For Oil
The view of Wall Street is also becoming more bullish

Aug 17, 2017
US is ‘Cracking Down’ on China’s Interests in Venezuela
China's investments into Venezuela amount to $50-60 billion

Aug 17, 2017


Aug 17, 2017
How Central Banking Increased Inequality
Monetary policies fuel asset price bubbles

Aug 17, 2017
After Trump Tweets, Amazon Market Value Drops $5 Billion
Retail giant's stock falls after President's accusation

Aug 16, 2017
The Fed Is Asking Questions, Not Providing Answers
It would be cause for concern if policy makers acted too confident. The economy is not following models.

Aug 16, 2017
1 In 7 New York City Public-School Students Is Homeless
At any given time, roughly 9% of NYC public-school students are homeless.

Aug 16, 2017

Aug 15, 2017
Gallup: Americans’ Confidence in Economy Continues to Rise, +8
The 2017 confidence level has remained positive compared to the continuously negative level recorded from 2008 through 2016

Aug 15, 2017
If US Starts Trade War, China Has an ‘Arsenal of Retaliatory Measures’
If push comes to shove, China has a lot to respond with.

Aug 15, 2017
TRUMP EFFECT: U.S. Retail Sales Soar In July to 7-Month High
Economy continues to show new signs of life


Aug 14, 2017
Why Some Pharmaceuticals Are So Expensive
Monopoly privilege enables outrageous prices

Aug 12, 2017
Nuclear nerves wipe $1 TRILLION off world stocks
Investors take cover in safe haven assets including gold and government bonds during US-North Korea missile stand-off.

Aug 11, 2017
GOP planning to release tax framework next month: reports
The document would not be released alongside legislation

Aug 11, 2017
The Google Manifesto – and What it Means
Google can choose: profits or policing thoughtcrimes

Aug 10, 2017
Tens of thousands sign petition urging Congress to oppose tax cuts for the wealthy
Criminals who had defrauded government receiving benefit payments

Aug 10, 2017

Aug 09, 2017
Personal Income in Majority of States Grew In First Quarter of 2017
Since recession, 17 states had personal income grow faster than the nation's as a whole

Aug 09, 2017
The Rise of Zombie Companies — And Why It Matters
A “zombified” economy is showing to reward the unproductive and tax the productive

Aug 09, 2017
Why Government Has a Dangerous Obsession with Statistics
Individual business firms have little or no need of statistics

Aug 09, 2017

Aug 09, 2017
White House Adviser Gary Cohn Faces Pressure to Deliver on Tax Reform
“My No. 1 one priority from now until the end of the year is taxes'

Aug 09, 2017
Here’s What Goldman Is Telling Big Money Clients About Bitcoin
It’s getting harder for institutional investors to ignore the cryptocurrency market

Aug 08, 2017
Disney to Pull Movies From Netflix
The platform which will feature about 10,000 sporting events each year

Aug 08, 2017
The Truth About Entrepreneurial Discovery
Discovery is asserted, not explained

Aug 08, 2017
The Dow Closes At A Record High For The 9th Straight Time But Experts Warn That A Stock Market Crash Could Be Imminent
It has been a remarkable run, but many experts are pointing out that big trouble is brewing under th...

Aug 07, 2017
This Time, It’s a Bubble in Rentals
Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are financing this rental housing boom

Aug 07, 2017
De Blasio Proposes Tax on Wealthy to Fix New York City’s Crumbling Subways
Plan would increase city’s highest income-tax rate to 4.41 percent from 3.88 percent on earnings abo...

Aug 07, 2017
Dow Tracks Ninth Straight Day of Record Close
'I have seen a lot of companies exceeding their revenue growth...'

Aug 07, 2017
IPhone Maker says it’s Building a Multibillion-dollar Facility — in Another State Trump Flipped
New project will boost American jobs and will be seen by many as a major political victory for Presi...

Aug 04, 2017
The jobs report boosts oil
Global benchmark Brent futures gained 41 cents

Aug 04, 2017
Deregulation and Tax Reform Driving Small Business Optimism
Small businesses add jobs and increase investments on prospects of Trump's pro-growth policies