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Friday, August 14, 2020
Fed Collaborating With MIT On "Hypothetical" Digital Currency
Federal Reserve Board Governor Lael Brainard delivered a speech on Thursday at the Federal Reserve Board and Federal Reserve Bank of Sa...
Thursday, August 13, 2020
MELTDOWN: Manhattan Apartment Rents Plunged 10% in the Month of July Alone
What a combo, New York City socialist Mayor Bill de Blasio and New York Governor Mario Cuomo are driving the Big Apple toward economic ...
One of the Best Movies About Entrepreneurship Ever Made?
I haven't seen this movie yet but Tyler Cowen writes : I am not giving away anything by telling you the basic premise of this film i...
Wednesday, August 12, 2020
What the Father of Kamala Harris Thinks About Marxism
Donald Harris The father of Kamala Harris is Donald Harris , an immigrant from Jamaica, who taught economics at Stanford University. ...
Tuesday, August 11, 2020
Trump 'Very Seriously' Considering Capital Gains Tax Cut
President Trump said he’s “very seriously” considering a capital gains tax cut, “We’re looking at also considering a capital gains tax ...
The Schizophrenic Economy and What It Will Mean in the End
With the double whammy of layoffs in Silicon Valley and the San Francisco tourist sector destroyed by Mayor London Breed's first in ...
Monday, August 10, 2020
Spotted in San Francisco Bay
Prior to the COVID-19 related lockdowns, container ships in San Francisco Bay heading to or coming from the Port of Oakland were a daily...
Is This the Time to Buy Gold and Silver?
Micah Armantrout emails: What are your views on investing in gold or silver? RW response: In the EPJ Daily Alert , I have been advi...
Trump's New Trade War With Canada: Canada to Retailate
President Trump, last week announced that he has imposed new tariffs, which will take effect Aug. 16, of 10% on aluminum coming from Can...
Sunday, August 9, 2020
Where Should An 18 Year Old Put Their Graduation Money?
Jayson Hickey emails: I have a son who has just graduated high school and wants to save and invest the money he received from family a...
David Gordon On The Life and Times of Murray Rothbard
Jeff Deist and David Gordon discuss Murray N. Rothbard's life from an insider's perspective, touching on Rothbard's experience f...
Saturday, August 8, 2020
BREAKING: Trump Signs Executive Orders Related to COVID Stimulus
At his Bedminster, New Jersey golf club, President Trump signed this afternoon executive orders that put into effect: The deferment of ...
Economics Professor Isn't Allowed to Open to All Students His Class Critical of Marxism
Karl Marx A longtime economics professor at Wright State University, Professor Evan Osborne, who has repeatedly requested permission to ...
Friday, August 7, 2020
BREAKING: Negotiators Fail to Reach Deal in Coronavirus Relief Talks
Negotiations over a new coronavirus relief package have failed to yield a deal, White House officials and Democratic leaders said after...
Fed Policy Could Leave Retirees Broke After Crisis
John Dizard write s at the Financial Times : Fed policy could leave retirees broke after crisis. A 5% yield on a $1m nest egg deliv...
What the Hell is President Trump Doing?
In a remarkable series of steps, President Trump has ratcheted up tensions with China. This is my fifth post in the last 10-days on actio...
Thursday, August 6, 2020
Trump to Provide a Big Statist Protectionist Boost to Big Pharma
So much for lower drug prices. President Donald Trump will sign an executive order requiring the federal government to buy “essential” ...
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