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Keynesian Economics and the Fallacy of Boosting Growth by Destroying Wealth

Keynesian economics is like Freddie Krueger, constantly reappearing after logical people assumed it was dead. The fact that various stimulus schemes inevitably fail should be the death knell for the theory, which is basically the “ 775 more words

Economics

The World’s Greatest Stimulus Package

Most of us well remember the financial crisis of 2008.  Poor choices and decisions made by people, banks, politicians, and some businesses, created a house of cards and a gust of wind brought it down. 

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Political Commentary

Nature is a Tutor

Nature is a Tutor.

Eloquent to those who can discern

And mute to those who won’t listen…

She is an open book

And holds life-lessons for your look… 26 more words

Sketches And Photographs

What's Good for the GDP Isn't Always Good

The people of Southeast Texas are enduring a natural disaster of biblical proportions.  Hurricane Harvey has brought misery to our country’s fourth largest city and the surrounding area.  1,211 more words

Market Commentary

My New YouTube Channel

I’ve been thinking about doing this for a while and finally decided to take action. That’s what I tell others all the time, TAKE ACTION! So it was time for me to follow my own advice and get started with… 14 more words

Addiction

Paul Jennings - Licked!

Here’s a stupid first story for stimulus. Respond to it with a review or some analysis – even a piece of creative writing! I don’t mind, just get it done and I will give you feedback on your sentences and paragraph structure.

Jennings – Licked

Stimulus

Fed’s Dudley Drops Bombshell: Low Inflation “Actually Might Be a Good Thing”

By Wolf Richter – Re-Blogged From Wolf Street

QE unwind in September, “another rate hike later this year.”

The media have been talking themselves into a lather about how the less-than-2% inflation would force the Fed to stop hiking rates. 1,084 more words

GDP & Employment