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Good economic policy leads to growth and a rising standard of living for all. Bad economic policy has led to declines and eventual destruction of whole civilizations. there are many economic systems, all variations of these three:

  • Free Enterprise/Market economy (Demand)
  • Socialism (Command)
  • Democratic Socialism (Mixed)

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Total U.S. Liabilities (Sep. 2021)

110000000000000

Liability per Taxpayer

880000

Liability per Person

330330

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Total U.S. Liabilities (Sep. 2021)

110000000000000

Liability per Taxpayer

880000

Liability per Person

330330

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Why “Comparative Advantage” is Important (Vol. 53)

mse | May 25, 2022

Understanding why international trade is so important if we are to improve our standard of living

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Understanding Federal Government Financials

mse | May 18, 2022

These statements are complex and hard to understand in detail, but the Summary is not hard to understand:  WE ARE BROKE!

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Self-Immolation: We're Killing Ourselves (Vol. 51)

mse | May 11, 2022

A free enterprise/market economy works just fine, it did in the past and it will in the future.

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Political Action - Good or Bad? (Vol. 50)

mse | May 04, 2022

The instinct of government is to ‘do something’ and is often ill considered and harmful.

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The Nuclear Mystery (Vol. 49)

mse | Apr 27, 2022

Nuclear should not be taboo, it should be incentivized, developed and implemented along with other technologies as they are developed and made workable.

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The Ethanol Caper (Vol. 48)

mse | Apr 21, 2022

Ethanol for fuel doesn’t do anything it was supposed to do, and often does the opposite - ‘unintended consequences’.

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