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What Will Trump Do About the Central-Bank Cartel?

By Thorsten Polleit Mises Institute February 13, 2017   What Will Trump Do About the Central-Bank Cartel?   The US is by far the biggest economy in the world. Its financial markets — be it equity, bonds or derivatives markets — are the largest and most liquid. The Greenback is the most important transaction currency. Many currencies in […]

What Will Trump Do About the Central-Bank Cartel?

Why Fractional-Reserve Banking Would Be Limited in an Unhampered Market

By Frank Shostak Mises Institute January 17, 2017   Why Fractional-Reserve Banking Would Be Limited in an Unhampered Market   The so-called multiplier arises as a result of the fact that banks are legally permitted to use money that is placed in demand deposits. Banks treat this type of money as if it was loaned to them, […]

Why Fractional-Reserve Banking Would Be Limited in an Unhampered Market

Money Creation and the Boom-Bust Cycle

By Frank Shostak Mises Institute January 4, 2017   Money Creation and the Boom-Bust Cycle   In his various writings, Murray Rothbard argued that in a free market economy that operates on a gold standard the creation of credit that is not fully backed up by gold (fractional-reserve banking) sets in motion the menace of the boom-bust cycle. […]


Will Ron Paul be appointed to the Federal Reserve board?

By Against Crony Capitalism December 20, 2016   Will Ron Paul be appointed to the Federal Reserve board?     (From Rare)   “Campaign for Liberty is working to mobilize our members in support of appointing Ron Paul, the leading critic of the Federal Reserve’s reckless monetary policy, to the Federal Reserve Board,” Campaign for […]

Will Ron Paul be appointed to the Federal Reserve board?

Global Financial Markets

Global Financial Markets Plunged Into Chaos As Italy Overwhelmingly Votes ‘No’

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog December 5, 2016   Global Financial Markets Plunged Into Chaos As Italy Overwhelmingly Votes ‘No’     Italian voters have embraced the global trend of rejecting the established world order, but the “no” vote on Sunday has plunged global financial markets into a state of utter chaos.  The euro […]


Crony Capitalism On Parade: The Dem Convention Is One Big Corporate Bribe

Crony Capitalism On Parade: The Dem Convention Is One Big Corporate Bribe

By Against Crony Capitalism July 31, 2016   Crony Capitalism On Parade: The Dem Convention Is One Big Corporate Bribe     It’s not just the Democratic convention. There’s plenty of this sort of thing going on at Republican get-togethers. However, this year, some corporations were afraid to associate themselves with Trump and so the […]


We Have Entered The Looting Stage Of Capitalism 1

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org May 25, 2016   We Have Entered The Looting Stage Of Capitalism Germany’s Assault On The IMF   Having successfully used the EU to conquer the Greek people by turning the Greek “leftwing” government into a pawn of Germany’s banks, Germany now finds the IMF in the […]

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