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What If Government Could Just Spend, No Strings?

Ben Traynor

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Posted 12th February 2016.

The public sector could take over more of the banks’ private sector money creation, making this more politicised. We’d also see a big return to lobbying.

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Gideon The Magnificent And The Disappearing Deficit Act

Pieter Cranenbroek

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Posted 11th February 2016.

The Conservatives made a lot of promises about the economy to secure their victory. Will they be able to keep them now that the markets are in turmoil?

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Are You Ready For A “Crack-Up Boom”?

Bill Bonner

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Posted 11th February 2016.

Janet Yellen made soothing remarks about a “gradual” return to normal interest rates. But returning to normal is not on the Fed’s agenda.

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Money Creation Will Be Nationalised

Ben Traynor

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Posted 11th February 2016.

This morning I found myself thinking about how money is created, and why that could lead to us seeing More Government in the years ahead.

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