Category Archives: Economics

Paper Money vs. The Gold Standard: An Explanation

Great piece here on the Future of Freedom Foundation website by Richard Ebeling. http://fff.org/explore-freedom/article/paper-money-versus-the-gold-standard-an-explanation/     by Richard M Ebeling We are living in a time that can only be considered monetary chaos. The U.S. Federal Reserve has manipulated key … Continue reading

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Celebrating the Work of F. A. Hayek

An Article from the Future of Freedom Foundation http://fff.org/explore-freedom/article/celebrating-the-work-of-nobel-prize-winning-economist-f-a-hayek/   Celebrating the Work of F.A. Hayek by Richard M. Ebeling Forty years ago, on October 9, 1974, the Nobel Prize committee announced that the co-recipient of that year’s award for … Continue reading

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Cartoon explains Obamacare in Coffee Terms

What if you had to buy your coffee at your local barista shop they same way the US government wanted you to buy your health insurance? There is no better analogy to the Affordable Care Act than this short cartoon … Continue reading

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Make Mine Freedom

Dan Mitchell from the Cato Institute shared with us today this 9:27 minute cartoon from 1948 – entitled Make Mine Freedom, on his International Liberty site. The feature debates the merits of Statism v. Capitalism. ENJOY!  

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Misguided Beliefs In Political Leaders

An Article from the Future of Freedom Foundation Find the link to this great article from http://www.fff.org below: http://www.fff.org/explore-freedom/article/misguided-beliefs-in-political-leaders/     MISGUIDED BELIEFS IN POLITICAL LEADERS by Richard M. Ebeling This is an election year and as in all past … Continue reading

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Cliches of Progressivism: Equality Serves the Common Good

AN ARTICLE FROM THE FOUNDATION FOR ECONOMIC FREEDOM We have not posted an article from The FEE in a while. This is as good as any that we have reposted from them before.   by Lawrence REID “Free people are … Continue reading

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“Wrong Move, Wrong Move”: Happenings in Jamaica

by Cato Rand To inject a bit of humour, I thought I would start my post this week with Josey Wales…..the song’s title it’s apt for the current state of affairs in Jamaica Let me move along. À la Nobel Laureate … Continue reading

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