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Lassie Fair
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17 votes
10 answers
12k views

Car prices haven't changed in 20 years, no inflation?

8 votes
1 answer
3k views

Why would a cash-rich company borrow money?

7 votes
2 answers
131 views

How did Portugal draw down their interest rates on pubic debt?

7 votes
2 answers
570 views

Why is Algeria the #2 milk powder importer in the world?

6 votes
2 answers
131 views

How can I get total home values on Zillow?

6 votes
1 answer
61 views

What is the mix of maturities of outstanding US Treasury bonds called?

6 votes
1 answer
530 views

Saturation of durable goods

5 votes
1 answer
434 views

Usage of natural gas in 1970 (where was the demand elasticity?)

5 votes
1 answer
131 views

US trade outpaces GDP

5 votes
2 answers
154 views

Why is sugar cane still harvested manually in Brazil?

5 votes
2 answers
562 views

Are there any major commodity markets with a public order book?

4 votes
2 answers
60 views

Why does the yield curve flatten?

4 votes
1 answer
375 views

How does Egypt prevent people from arbitraging their currency?

4 votes
2 answers
86 views

Source of commodity production statistics?

4 votes
1 answer
101 views

Why do there seem to be relatively few imports from India into the United States?

3 votes
2 answers
3k views

What is "inter-temporal smoothing"?

3 votes
2 answers
260 views

Are corporations essential components of a free market economy?

3 votes
1 answer
146 views

Credit market debt is $200 trillion?

3 votes
0 answers
71 views

How can there be a "lack" of workers? The Vanishing American Worker

2 votes
1 answer
21 views

Is the Federal Reserve waiving itnerest payments on its treasury portfolio?

2 votes
1 answer
115 views

What assurances are there that the Federal Reserve does not give money to banks?

2 votes
3 answers
2k views

Heating oil more expensive than gasoline?

2 votes
1 answer
16 views

Do new treasuries stop being issued during a debt suspension period?

2 votes
2 answers
2k views

Exporting inflation

1 vote
0 answers
65 views

How to model optimal market pricing?

1 vote
0 answers
30 views

Understanding the current monetary context in terms of the classics?

1 vote
0 answers
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Cloth, Corn and Gold: James Stuart Mill example

1 vote
0 answers
37 views

Is anti-competitive behavior a threat in a society with free trade and no regulation?

1 vote
1 answer
36 views

In a trade imbalance does the importing country's currency become more valuable?

1 vote
2 answers
166 views

How can interest rates be so low?