Posts Tagged ‘Inflation’

Yellen, the Hawk?

  By Steve H. Hanke This article appeared in the November 2013 issue of Globe Asia.   Well, it’s official. President Obama has picked Janet Yellen as his nominee to be the next Federal Reserve Chairman. In the months leading up to this announcement, the press unanimously dubbed Yellen the...
October 29th, 2013 | Popular Articles, Resources | Read More

Little Difference Between Monetary Activists Yellen, Summers For Top Fed Post

By JEFFREY BELL AND RICH DANKER There is thought to be a pitched battle raging within the White House over President Obama’s pick to succeed Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke when his term expires early next year. Bernanke’s deputy Janet Yellen is the liberal favorite for her vocal position...
September 3rd, 2013 | Popular Articles, Resources | Read More

Commentary on Troubled Currencies

by Steve Hanke For academics, the term “troubled currency” might be a term of art. But for people who are faced with such a currency, they know a troubled currency when they see one. Today, this is the case for millions of people around the world — most notably in Iran, North Korea, Argentina,...
July 25th, 2013 | History of Money, Money Timeline, Resources, State of Money | Read More

What will stop the Fed?

by Alex Chafuen Central Banks have been tools to destroy rule of law in many countries. “The most secretive organization in America operates without any accountability to the American people. Hiding in the shadows, pretending to be part of the United States government, its power is beyond measure.”...
July 10th, 2013 | Popular Articles, Resources | Read More

Arizona Legislature Approves Gold and Silver as Money

Arizona Legislature Approves Gold and Silver as Money
By Alex Newman As trust in the Federal Reserve System and its fiat dollar continues to plummet worldwide, legislation making gold and silver into legal tender was given final approval by Arizona lawmakers on Monday when the Republican-led state House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly in favor of...
April 26th, 2013 | Popular Articles, Resources | Read More