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Thursday, March 30, 2017
Why Middle-Class Americans Can't Afford to Live in Liberal Cities
San Francisco By Derek Thompson On April 2, 2014, a protester in Oakland, California, mounted a Yahoo bus, climbed to the front of the...
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
ROBOTS Domino's Pizza Fights the Minimum Wage in Europe
Starship Technologies, the London-based company that has created six-wheeled self-driving delivery robots, will begin taking customers Domin...
Hey Ivanka, The Problem with Paid Parental Leave
By Xiong Yue A Chinese fable called "Three in the Morning and Four in the Evening" relates this story: An old man in ancient...
The Knives Are Out for Cohn
The knives are out. New York Times White House correspondent Maggie Haberman tweets that the knives are out for Trump's director o...
VIDEO Britain's Prime Minister: "There is No Turning Back"
UK PM May: An historic moment from which there can be no turning back pic.twitter.com/3NPweIm2d4 — Breaking911 (@Breaking911) March 29, 2017...
This is How Trump's Trade Adviser Wants to Negotiate Trade Deals
White House National Trade Council Director Peter Navarro recently delivered to Congress a list of model trade agreement elements. S...
DONE Theresa May Sends Brexit Letter to the European Union (But the Germans Want an "Exit Fee")
On Tuesday, British Prime Minister Theresa May signed the letter triggering Article 50. British Prime Minister Theresa May signed on Tue...
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Under Socialism, All Life Becomes Politicized
With President Trump's top adviser Steve Bannon dissing Austrian school economics, it's time for a little Murray Rothbard, a great A...
Consumer Confidence Hits Highest Level Since 2000; Home Prices Up 5.9%
Consumer confidence surged to a new 16-year high in March. The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index jumped to 125.6 – highest si...
David Rockefeller as an Economist
By Mario Rizzo David Rockefeller, grandson of John D. Rockefeller, died recently at the age of 101. He was known for many things. But ...
Jeff Deist Responds to Steve Bannon About Austrian School Economics
Trump's top strategist Steve Bannon Steve Bannon Dismisses Austrian Economics By Jeff Deist Writing in The New York Times Ma...
Monday, March 27, 2017
Thanks, Obama: Average Wait Time to See a Doctor Up 30 Percent in Three Years
By John R. Graham Merritt Hawkins, a physician-staffing firm, has published its periodic survey of waiting times for appointments w...
Is Trump Going to Call for Medicare For All?
Dr. Murray Sabrin, Professor of Finance, Ramapo College, emails: Cornell economics professor Robert Frank writing in today's NYT b...
Trump's Top Adviser: Austrian Economics Doesn't Have Any Depth
Well, this is rich. New York Times Magazine correspondent Robert Draper reports on what President Trump's top adviser, Steve Bann...
ALERT Trump is Going Full Keynesian
Earlier this month, New York Times Magazine contributor Robert Draper spoke to President Donald Trump by phone. He has reported for th...
Sunday, March 26, 2017
A Response from the Idaho Representative on His Incoherent Argument on Gold as an Inflation Hedge
Mat Erpelding David Mueller writes as a follow-up to my post, OMG An Idaho Politician Just Said This About Gold : I wrote to the Ida...
On Kirzner's Decision-Making Room and the Nature of Questions
By Robert Wenzel During a lecture at the Mercatus Center Academic & Student Programs, the Austrian school economist Israel Kirzner...
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