The Coming Whiskey Bubble?

Whiskey production can be one of the longest production processes in the entire economy. Planning whiskey production is extremely difficult, even if you assume a perfectly stable, hard money economy.

  • Aug 24, 2019 6:10 PM

Boiling Frogs, Brainless Frogs, & Illinois

...they are betting that everybody will stay because they’re brainless frogs. How else could Gov. J.B. Pritzker expect us to accept his explanation for the state’s population loss, now five years running.

  • Aug 24, 2019 4:30 PM

How Negative Interest Rates Screw Up The Economy

"It’s like watching some cheap slapstick farce, and you want to laugh at all this idiocy going on in Europe and Japan. But this isn’t a farce. It’s central bank policy-making in all its glorious worst..."

  • Aug 24, 2019 2:00 PM

Krugman & The Goldbugs

...in other words, Krugman suggests most gold standard advocates are either ignorant or disingenuous - and, in some cases, both...

  • Aug 24, 2019 1:10 PM