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Economic development investment fund would let Calgary pick winners and losers: taxpayer group

A public-purse watchdog group is critical of a proposal to create a $10-million economic development investment fund.

A report going to city council says the fund is to create jobs and revitalize Calgary’s downtown core. 381 more words


Writing: Stimulus/Response

Okay, I am going to be frank here. I suck at this aspect of writing. Fanfiction ruined me. So poor Chester had to try and fix the mess I’d made of my own writing style. 984 more words


The Keynesian Blunder Down Under

Time for an update on the perpetual motion machine of Keynesian economics.

We’ll start with the good news. The Treasury Department commissioned a study on the efficacy of the so-called stimulus spending that took place at the end of last decade. 822 more words


Using a picture

Sometimes it can be really difficult to know what to write… you’re really in the mood, you feel as if there is something hovering on the periphery of your writing mind, but it just won’t come to the fore. 350 more words


Why Bad Economic Theories Remain Popular

By Steve Saville – Re-Blogged From http://www.Silver-Phoenix500.com

Ludwig von Mises and Friedrich Hayek, the most prominent “Austrian” economists of the time, anticipated the 1929 stock market crash and correctly predicted the dire consequences of government attempts to artificially stimulate economic growth in the aftermath of the crash. 671 more words

GDP & Employment

Exploding Debt, Inverted Yield Curve, and Then “Economic Armageddon”

By Mike Gleason – Re-Blogged From http://www.PentoPort.com

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Mike Gleason: Michael, how are you today? Welcome back.

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GDP & Employment

Our Response

Between stimulus and response there is a space.

In that space is our power to choose our response.

In our response lies our growth and our freedom. ~ Viktor E. Frankl