By some theories such as the Modern Monetary Theory (MMT), money originated on account of the government decree. Money according to the MMT is what the State decides it is going to be. Following the…

The GameStop saga—can we call it an insurrection?—wants easy heroes and villains. Both are available. The populist version of the story goes like this: a few thousand angry gamers, colluding via the now infamous WallStreetBets…

Contact Tho Bishop Tho is an assistant editor for the Mises Wire, and can assist with questions from the press. Prior to working for the Mises Institute, he served as Deputy Communications Director for the House Financial Services…

Total Return Major Global Assets from February 21, 2020 to February 23, 2021 Source: Deutsche Bank     Before this pullback began, the market had experienced an epic 12 months. It dates back to late…

By Lambert Strether of Corrente. Bird Song of the Day From Peru, another tour de force. Macaulay supplies waveforms for each audio clip, which is a good way to sort for what might be interesting.…