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"Though aimed at shareholders, some of the costs fall on workers."
"Though aimed at shareholders, some of the costs fall on workers."
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"Political theorists usually treat liberalism as a boundless body of thought, loosely and adaptively adhering around a few abstract principles of freedom, to be found in this or that canonical text or great thinker."
"Political theorists usually treat liberalism as a boundless body of thought, loosely and adaptively adhering around a few abstract principles of freedom, to be found in this or that canonical text or great thinker."
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High-frequency economic data suggest it’s full steam ahead | United States.
High-frequency economic data suggest it’s full steam ahead | United States.
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After losing an epic battle with Mark Zuckerberg over ownership of Facebook and being shunned in Silicon Valley, CAMERON and TYLER WINKLEVOSS are back—this time as budding Bitcoin billionaires at the center of the future of money, the _...Read More_
After losing an epic battle with Mark Zuckerberg over ownership of Facebook and being shunned in Silicon Valley, CAMERON and TYLER WINKLEVOSS are back—this time as budding Bitcoin billionaires at the center of the future of money, the _...Read More_
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Adam Smith took it for granted that prior to the "invention" of currency, people relied on barter. Now, some consider any form of transaction or cooperation among humans to be barter if it is not intermediated by money. *BUT*, if we _...Read More_
Adam Smith took it for granted that prior to the "invention" of currency, people relied on barter. Now, some consider any form of transaction or cooperation among humans to be barter if it is not intermediated by money. *BUT*, if we _...Read More_
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Fed policy has crossed the fiscal-monetary Rubicon. Our central bank is conducting fiscal policy masquerading as monetary policy.
Fed policy has crossed the fiscal-monetary Rubicon. Our central bank is conducting fiscal policy masquerading as monetary policy.
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"Our podcast on markets, the economy and business. This week: a special episode on the future of global travel and tourism"
"Our podcast on markets, the economy and business. This week: a special episode on the future of global travel and tourism"
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"A new report for the British government lays out a framework"
"A new report for the British government lays out a framework"
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"Sri Lanka's unprecedented monetary printing bout in the name of Modern Monetary Theory, a collection of ideas that advocates, deficit spending through several means, can backfire with unfortunate consequences, a top economist has warned."
"Sri Lanka's unprecedented monetary printing bout in the name of Modern Monetary Theory, a collection of ideas that advocates, deficit spending through several means, can backfire with unfortunate consequences, a top economist has warned."
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>"Picking the right package- With a slowing economy, almost everyone agrees that more is required, yet for the past six months _...Read More_
>"Picking the right package- With a slowing economy, almost everyone agrees that more is required, yet for the past six months _...Read More_
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[https://www.google.com/amp/s/amp.economist.com/united-states/2020/12/05/americas-economic-recovery-no-longer-looks-so-strong](https://www.google.com/amp/s/amp.economist.com/united-states/2020/12/05/americas-economic-recovery-no-longer-looks-so-strong)
[https://www.google.com/amp/s/amp.economist.com/united-states/2020/12/05/americas-economic-recovery-no-longer-looks-so-strong](https://www.google.com/amp/s/amp.economist.com/united-states/2020/12/05/americas-economic-recovery-no-longer-looks-so-strong)
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"Economic uncertainty and government handouts explain why the velocity of money has plummeted"
"Economic uncertainty and government handouts explain why the velocity of money has plummeted"
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This is a old news but good article
This is a old news but good article
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For epidemiologists, 2020 has been a trial by fire. Economists should be able to relate; it was just over a decade ago that their own practices and forecasts were subjected to the harsh glare of the public eye in the aftermath of the global _...Read More_
For epidemiologists, 2020 has been a trial by fire. Economists should be able to relate; it was just over a decade ago that their own practices and forecasts were subjected to the harsh glare of the public eye in the aftermath of the global _...Read More_