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Sep 04,2013

George Selgin Explains “Good Money”

Lawrence W. Reed, President of FEE, asks Dr. George Selgin about the lessons we can learn from his recent book Good Money. Dr. Selgin explains that many common beliefs about...

Aug 21,2013

Can We Learn from Canada on Fiscal Policy?

Dr. George Selgin explains that the pre-Fed US system was a lousy system due to other government mandates. However, the current Federal Reserve System in the US is performing even...

Aug 14,2013

Has the Fed Been Successful?

The Federal Reserve is considered sacrosanct by many. Economist George Selgin pulls back the curtain, exposes the smoke and mirrors, and explains why the Federal Reserve has been a “century...

Aug 08,2013

The Federal Reserve's Irresponsibility

Dr. George Selgin explains Walter Bagehot’s classic lender of last resort rule stating that, during a crisis, central banks should lend freely to solvent institutions at high rates of interest....

May 06,2012

You Need to Utilize Multiple [Dating] Models

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