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Hounded by significant policy problems, the U.S. leader is making nice with struggling China in hopes of boosting his chances in 2024.
The inflation of recent decades has affected certain categories of assets more than others. Rocketing real estate prices have drastically increased the economic gap between those who own property and those who do not.
The risk of hyperinflation in Argentina is not due to Javier Milei’s advocacy for dollarization. Instead, it results from years of unsound monetary policies.
Today’s irresponsible economic policies are repeating historical mistakes, risking catastrophic consequences similar to those experienced in the past.
Mere victory isn’t enough. This time, the triumph must be so thorough and conclusive that there will never be any other war for this country.
A breakdown occurs. The crack-up boom appears. Everybody is anxious to swap his money against “real goods”, no matter whether he needs them or not, no matter how much money he has to pay for them.
Ludwig von Mises
Free societies can thrive by rediscovering and acting on their strengths. Values, including those of personal responsibility, must be at the core of a revival.