From Forbes.com, Brian Domitrovic attacks Capital in the 21st Century.
In Forbes.com, John Tamny shows how Steve Forbes aims to end four decades of slow-motion wealth destruction in his book Money.
At Town Hall, Mike Shedlock says balancing the budget and the trade deficit can easily be achieved with a return to the gold standard.
From Forbes.com, Ralph Benko writes enacting Jack Kemp’s gold standard will bring stupendous growth to American and the world.
In The Washington Post, Jim Tankersley reports several dozen economists gathered to discuss reining in the Fed.
In The WSJ, Ben Leubsdorf believes interest rates would be higher if monetary policy spoke with a Texas twang.
At TGSN, Ralph Benko shares Samuel Pepys observations on the royal mint in the 1600’s.
The Middle Class Squeeze
Reuters reports consumer spending falls as inflation creeps up.
At Breitbart, Chriss Street reports food inflation is running at 22%.
At Town Hall, Kevin Glass provides a way forward on regulatory reform.