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“We’re in trouble basically because productivity is dead in the water…Real capital investment is way below average. Why? Because business people are very uncertain about the future.” 357 more words
OWNER OF RANCH WHERE SCALIA DIED WAS HONORED WITH SAME AWARD GIVEN TO DAVID ROCKEFELLER, PAUL VOLCKER AND ALAN GREENSPAN
SOURCE: ROBERT WENZEL
Okay conspiracy theorists, work these emerging facts into your theories.
John Poindexter, who owns the Cibolo Creek Ranch where Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia was staying at the time of his death, is not some small time ranch owner or just an ordinary wealthy industrialist.The Houston Business Journal… 348 more words
One of my favourite passages in Ben Bernanke’s memoir of the financial crisis and its aftermath, The Courage to Act, describes how, on the way to the Federal Reserve building to deal with the imploding Bear Stearns, Bernanke takes the time to email his assistant Rita Proctor: “Pls order a couple of muffins and oj for me. 457 more words
In Alan Greenspan’s famous (famous to us Econ nerds, that is) essay of 1966 entitled Gold And Economic Freedom, the then-young economist, writing with the subtext of condescension, resentment, and hint of conspiracy-theorizing prevalent among (Ayn) Randians, decried America’s departure from the Gold Standard. 2,376 more words