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The FED That Rules the World

Financial markets exhibit centripetal forces, sucking in all the capital from the periphery to the center. That’s why our financial centers have become the repository of capital wealth. 1,052 more words

News Article

The Failure of Economic Policy

Economics needs to get rid of its “dismal science” status, to really become a relevant scientific approach to understand and eventually solve the major socio-economic as well as geo-political issues of the contemporary world. 827 more words

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Analysis: Clinton's Acceptance Speech carries weight of history

July 29, 2016

Analysis: Clinton’s  Acceptance Speech carries weight of history

by Heidi M. Przybyla

Philadelphia

In becoming the first woman to lead a major U.S. 1,086 more words

Governance

Hillary Clinton accepts the nomination of her Party

July 29, 2016

Hillary Clinton accepts the nomination of her Party

Hillary Clinton accepts the nomination of her party and achieves the distinction of being the first American woman to occupy the  White House in January, 2017 as the 45th President of the United States of America  and Commander in Chief. 897 more words

Governance

Joe Chidley: Fed's inaction on rates gives policymakers plenty of justification to continue spending

The Federal Reserve once again decided on Wednesday to hold its target interest rate. Readers of the tea leaves, as is their wont, were quick to point to the subtleties of the Fed’s language. 870 more words

Investing

The Medicine is Worse than the Disease

Monetary authorities took extreme measures during and after the financial crisis. These policies failed in their stated goal. More importantly, they have the potential for much mischief in the portfolios of the unwary in the months and years ahead. 416 more words

Mark Leibman