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Economic ‘Stimulus,’ Broken Windows And Reality

A French economist made a point of economic misdirection common in his first half of the 19th century and persistent today. Frederic Bastiat in fact, wrote a book titled: “That Which Is Seen, And That Which Is Not Seen” to … Continue reading

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Spending Yourself Rich as Seen By an 18th Century Frenchman

Some of our pundits have found a silver lining in Hurricane Sandy’s storm clouds by bringing up all the jobs she created; a lot of people will be employed fixing the damage, right? Might perk up the economy! If so, … Continue reading

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