Economic Policy & Development
epub |eng | 2014-08-05 | Author:Caradonna, Jeremy L.

SUSTAINABILITY METRICS, METHODS, AND MEASUREMENT TOOLS When the UN released Agenda 21 in 1992, one of the central recommendations of this sustainable development action plan was to generate “better measurement ...
( Category: Economic Policy & Development January 21,2015 )
azw3 |eng | 2014-09-15 | Author:Klein, Naomi [Klein, Naomi]

* The retreat took place under the Chatham House Rule, which allows those attending to report on what was said in sessions, but not on who said what. (Any interviews ...
( Category: Environmental Policy January 8,2015 )
azw3 |eng | 2013-01-05 | Author:Samuel Gregg

Religion and Liberty These and similar questions were of intense interest to Alexis de Tocqueville during his visit to America in the early 1830s. Though Tocqueville struggled for most of ...
( Category: Conservatism & Liberalism January 8,2015 )
azw3 |eng | 2013-07-19 | Author:Gottesdiener, Laura; Lusane, Clarence [Gottesdiener, Laura; Lusane, Clarence]

79. Debbie Gruenstein Bocian, Wei Li, and Carolina Reid, Lost Ground, 2011: Disparities in Mortgage Lending and Foreclosures, Center for Responsible Lending (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina, November 2011), ...
( Category: Economic Policy December 25,2014 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2014-06-15 | Author:Forbes, Steve; Ames, Elizabeth [Forbes, Steve; Ames, Elizabeth]

Gold Takes the Politics out of Money Gold takes decisions about the value and supply of money out of the hands of bureaucrats whose judgment is too often in error ...
( Category: Economic Policy December 16,2014 )
epub |eng | 2013-03-10 | Author:Burton W. Folsom Jr., Jr.

7 The D.C. Subsidy Machine In the 1930s, the United States made a crucial transition in the history of government intervention. Before then, government subsidies were damaging, but infrequent. After ...
( Category: Economic Policy December 3,2014 )
epub |eng | 2011-03-06 | Author:Diane Coyle [Coyle, Diane]

CONCLUSION High trust is essential to the kind of economy we have now, but at the same time fragile. Building social capital needs more careful attention; future prosperity will depend ...
( Category: Environmental Policy November 11,2014 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2012-02-23 | Author:Duncan, Richard [Duncan, Richard]

EXHIBIT 6.6 Capacity Utilization Source: St. Louis Fed The Government Sector That leaves only the government sector. It was only a $4.6 trillion increase in government debt since the end ...
( Category: Economic Policy November 7,2014 )
epub |eng | 2010-11-06 | Author:Ron Paul & Lewis Lehrman [Paul, Ron]

1In the late 17th and early 18th centuries, the British maintained fixed mint ratios of from 15.1:1 of silver grains in relation to gold grains, to about 15.5:1. Yet the ...
( Category: Economic Policy November 7,2014 )
epub |eng | | Author:Murray N. Rothbard [Rothbard, Murray N.]

Putting a Central Bank Across: Manipulating a Movement, 1897–1902 Around 1900, two mighty financial-industrial groups, each consisting of investment banks, commercial banks, and industrial resources, confronted each other, usually with ...
( Category: Economic Policy November 7,2014 )
epub, mobi |eng | | Author:Murray N. Rothbard

(b) The impossibility of uniformity Aside from these considerations, the ideal of uniformity is impossible to achieve. Let us confine our further discussion of uniformity to income taxation, for two ...
( Category: Economic Policy November 7,2014 )
epub |eng | 2011-11-06 | Author:W. H. Hutt [Hutt, W. H.]

Such optimism might be judged today to have reflected wishful thinking. But Ricardo was a shrewd, hard-headed business man. He was emphasizing a truth which is today inert simply because ...
( Category: Economic Policy November 7,2014 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2011-11-06 | Author:Ron Paul [Paul, Ron]

THE SLIPPERY ROAD TO WORLD POLICEMAN The transition from non-interventionism to our current role as world arbiter in all conflicts was insidious and fortuitous. In the early part of the ...
( Category: Economic Policy November 7,2014 )
epub |eng | | Author:Ludwig von Mises [Mises, Ludwig von]

Als Deutscher ward ich geboren, Bin ich noch einer? Nur was ich deutsch geschrieben, Das nimmt mir keiner. [As a German I was born, Am I one still? Only what ...
( Category: Economic Policy November 7,2014 )
epub |eng | 2004-11-06 | Author:Gene Callahan [Gene Callahan]

THE PROBLEMS WITH EFFICIENCY IN THE NEXT several chapters we will look at some specific government interventions into the market. Before we leave this chapter, however, I’d like to examine ...
( Category: Economic Policy November 7,2014 )