Politics and Government
At Forbes.com, John Tamny asks us to imagine a world without the “1 Percenters.”
From Forbes.com, Ralph Benko details how the Eichengreen Fallacy (that the gold standard caused or contributed to the Great Depression) misleads some market monetarists- Part 1 and Part 2
At Nasdaq.com, Victoria McGrane believes a GOP senate takeover would put the Fed under a microscope.
Dallas Fed President Richard Fisher states ‘we might well move to raise rates sooner than thus far assumed.”
At TGSN, Ralph Benko presents part 1 of his interview with John Mueller, one of the most important aides to Jack Kemp.
From the Menger Center, Paul Martin-Foss writes Australia is seeking to become a hub for Yuan trading, become less dependent on the dollar.
Russia sharply hikes interest rates in response to rising inflation.