Is there a clean shirt anywhere – creased, pressed and folded? We think so.
Despite the popularity of Veblen’s writings with the reading public, his contribution has remained isolated from the academic mainstream, and he did not leave a «school.»
Policy-administered asset monetization would stop the global financial system from seizing, restore sorely needed economic balance, and reset commercial incentives so that real growth can once again gain traction.
In the first lecture, I described the problem we now face. In the second, I propose a solution (gold bonds).
Many of Mr. Krugman’s readers find him the leading hope of opposing even worse Republican politics. But what can be worse than the Rubinomics that Larry Summers, Tim Geithner, Rahm Emanuel and other Wall Street holdovers from the Democratic Leadership Committee have embraced?
Conferencia del profesor Jesús Huerta de Soto en la Fundación Rafael del Pino (19/04/2012).
Europe is about to begin its «Audacity of Hope» moment.
The question is not whether to give priority to fiscal austerity or economic growth but to find the optimal degree of austerity and structural reforms for the maximisation of confidence.
Debate entre Ron Paul y Paul Kruman televisado por Bloomberg TV.
Some forms of “austerity” have minimal near term impact yet are crucial for the long run.
Rising productivity would raise wages and living standards, enabling people to work shorter hours under more relaxed and less pressured workplace conditions.
Kirchner’s declaration that the action is a “recovery of sovereignty and control” should further remind observers and investors that those in power ultimately rely on maintaining and obtaining access to natural resources.