Venezuela attempts to combat economic illiteracy with more economic illiteracy.
Reason's Nick Gillespie talks to libertarian economist Gene Epstein about Trump, free trade, and his monthly debates at the Soho Forum.Listen
Continuing to keep interest rates near zero, as the past few years of that haven't done enough good.
Otherwise, evidence for positive outcome from quantitative easing slim, says study from Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
Who could blame them?
High Inflation, Toilet Paper Shortages Are a Small Price for an Oil-Rich Venezuela to Pay for Socialism and Screwing the 'Wealthy'
Some Western leftists still defend Venezuela
Why does a virtual currency need a physical location?
Universities are heading underwater
And feed market bubbles
Anything to escape their worthless currency
Automation looks increasingly attractive
Lots of prices do seem to be heading north
Bloomberg's recently (and quite rightly) christened "Forbes 30 Under 30" superstar Josh Barro is inside my head. Or at least that's what the title of his recent post for The Ticker implies. But since he kindly didn't dig deeper in exploring the depths of our depraved "Hard-Money Advocate" Brains, let me clear up a few things.