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Economist warning on global financial markets

ANZ economist Sharon Zollner was interviewed on Q+A on Sunday.

A stark warning came from ANZ Economist Sharon Zollner.

“I think it’s fair to say that some things are starting to smell a bit like 2007 out there in global financial market land”, she said.

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Statement of Purpose:

What is an economist?

After I graduated Claremont McKenna College in the Spring of 2017, I took a job as the “Macro Lunch Group Research Associate” at the Columbia Business School. 326 more words

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What they want

A major source of objection to a free economy is precisely that it gives people what they want instead of what a particular group thinks they ought to want.

Milton Friedman, Economist
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Create the future

We must shed the illusion that we can deliberately ‘create the future of mankind’…

Friedrich August Hayek, Economist
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Democracy

Democracy guarantees a system of government in accordance with the wishes and plans of the majority. But it cannot prevent majorities from falling victim to erroneous ideas and from adopting inappropriate policies which not only fail to realize the ends aimed at but result in disaster.

Ludwig von Mises, Economist
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The war on drugs

See, if you look at the drug war from a purely economic point of view, the role of the government is to protect the drug cartel.

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Economist: Being pro-business is basically being pro S&P 500, it protects large corporations and doesn't promote growth and innovation

(Source: www.businessinsider.com)

Business Insider’s Sara Silverstein talks with University of Chicago Booth School of Business professor Luigi Zingales. Zingales discusses the difference between being pro-business and pro-market. 366 more words

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