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When you look at the world, everyone in the world who cares about his or her family wants to have a major portion of their…
With the shrinking of the US economy, and it’s shrinking very rapidly, you not only have more money, but you also have fewer goods. That’s…
What we’re talking about is the price of goods, all goods, in terms of money. That has nothing to do with unemployment, except for the…
Which would you rather have, capital lined up on your borders, trying to get into your country or trying to get out of your country?…
I think the inflation prospects for the U.S. over the next five or six, seven years, are quite serious. You cannot have a bumper crop…
You know, without China there is no Wal-Mart and without Wal-Mart there is no middle class and lower class prosperity in the United States.
The income effects in an economy always sum to zero.
The trade deficit is the capital surplus and don’t ever think of having a capital surplus as being a bad thing for our country.
People can also change the timing of when they earn and receive their income in response to government policies.
Sound money is the sine qua non of a prosperous society.
And let the Fed sell bonds to bring bank reserves back down to required reserve levels, so we have restraint on bank lending and bank…
Let me just try to give you sort of the intuitive one here on the stimulus funds. If you have a two-person economy – let’s…
The truth of the matter of is that stimulus money not only doesn’t stimulate; it actually reduces output.
People can change the volume, the location and the composition of their income, and they can do so in response to changes in government policies.
I mean, everyone agrees with stress tests for banks. I mean that’s clear. But banks should do that on their own. And they should worry…
Government spending is taxation. When you look at this, I’ve never heard of a poor person spending himself into prosperity; let alone I’ve never heard…
And just remember, every dollar we spend on outsourcing is spent on U.S. goods or invested back in the U.S. market. That’s accounting.
We are having the single worst recovery the U.S. has had since the Great Depression. I don’t care how you measure it. The East Coast…
The minimum wage is the black teenage unemployment act. It is the guaranteed way of holding the poor, the minorities and the disenfranchised out of…
What I’m not saying is that all government spending is bad. It’s not – far, far from it, but there is no free lunch, as…
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