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More Central Planning Please! by Pater Tenebrarum

Tenebrarum covers a number of topics in “More Central Planning Please!“. I want to highlight one of them that is a perpetual source of bewilderment and frustration for all libertarians, the fact that government failure is rewarded with additional power … Continue reading

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The Abenomics Surprises Just Keep Coming … by Pater Tenebrarum

In writing about the woes of Japan, Pater Tenebrarum of Acting Man blog highlights some important economic concepts. Tenebrarum has written a treatise on economics that is scattered throughout his numerous blog posts. Below are some examples from “The Abenomics … Continue reading

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Obtuseness of the Left

I should have used the term lefts in the title of this post. There is no longer a left. What had been the left has broken in to various factions such that their aims are contradictory. In “WhatsApp and the … Continue reading

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How Dangerous Is China’s Credit Bubble for the World? by Pater Tenebrarum

The wobble in China’s enormous credit bubble has been in the financial news lately. In “How Dangerous Is China’s Credit Bubble for the World?“, Pater Tenebrarum gives his take on differing opinions as to the risk that a Chinese credit … Continue reading

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Pater Tenebrarum’s Critique of Monetary Central Planning

Once again, Pater Tenebrarum of Acting Man blog pens a devastating critique of monetary central planning (aka central banking). ‘No-one would ever think of complaining about the fact that innovations in production methods and technological progress are driving down the … Continue reading

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Currency Massacre in Emerging Markets by Pater Tenebrarum

Pater Tenebrarum of Acting Man blog provided a useful overview of recent economic turmoil in Venezuela, Argentina, and Turkey. ‘Both Venezuela (socialist worker’s paradise) and Argentina (nationalist socialist paradise) have a problem with their foreign exchange reserves. In both cases … Continue reading

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Protecting Rent Seekers by Curtailing Competition by Pater Tenebrarum

“Protecting Rent Seekers by Curtailing Competition” is another good article written by Pater Tenebrarum of Acting Man blog. Tenebrarum tackles the adverse consequences of regulations, occupational licensing, and rent seeking, the foundations of the modern regulatory state. ‘The Parisian Taxi … Continue reading

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