Is Inflation on the Rise Again?

Board Governor Christopher J. Waller at the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting in Washington, DC. January 2024. Inflation picked up in

Beware of the Ceiling

Men protest call for rent control. 1950s. Image courtesy: International Ladies Garment Workers Union Archive Any well-taught Econ 101 course offers an exercise to

How Rich People Create Poverty

The US-Mexico Border Wall near Friendship Park and Tijuana. July 30, 2023. It’s popular within the academy and fashionable intellectual circles to blame

Congress Overspends, but the Fed Inflates

Marriner S. Eccles Federal Reserve Board Building in Washington DC Writing in The American Conservative, Rep. Josh Brecheen (R-OK) recently blamed inflation on irresponsible

The Carbon Offset Dilemma

Acres of protected forests may allow companies to claim net-zero emissions. Last year’s UN Climate Conference (COP28), was described as an “open-air