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Roll Call
Former Rep. Mike Oxley Dieshis public career. His dad, the county prosecutor, ingrained the virtues of Bar
Former Rep. Mike Oxley Dies
Roll Call / Posted 6 hours ago
his public career. His dad, the county prosecutor, ingrained the virtues of Barry Goldwater and free-market economist Milton Friedman in his son from an early age. After earning degrees from Miami University of Ohio and Ohio State law school,... Read more
14h
Daily Record
MORRIS AREA HOME SALES$289,000. 8 Stonebridge Ct from Martin Ganek to Stephen Steinheimer and Jessic
MORRIS AREA HOME SALES
Daily Record / Posted 14 hours ago
$289,000. 8 Stonebridge Ct from Martin Ganek to Stephen Steinheimer and Jessica Steinheimer. $435,000. 80 Summit Dr from Milton Friedman to Ryan Newkirk and Gabrielle Newkirk. $295,000. 27 Shawnee Trl from Richard Coll to Jean Samedi Jr and... Read more
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Investopedia
How Inflation and Unemployment Are Relatedinflation rate could be tolerated. However, in the late 1960s, a group of econo
How Inflation and Unemployment Are Related
Investopedia / Posted yesterday
inflation rate could be tolerated. However, in the late 1960s, a group of economists who were staunch monetarists, led by Milton Friedman and Edmund Phelps, argued that the Phillips Curve does not apply over the long term. Their contention was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Has Bernanke Lent His Helicopter to the RBZ?as a last resort introduce what he called helicopter money. In hiring the heli
Has Bernanke Lent His Helicopter to the RBZ?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
as a last resort introduce what he called helicopter money. In hiring the helicopter money idea, Bernanke leased it from Milton Friedman, widely regarded as the engineer of monetary policy. To illustrate that a country faced with the malady of... Read more
5d
CNBC
Why we should give every adult $1,000/month for freeUniversal basic income may be the biggest "new" idea of the 21st century althou
Why we should give every adult $1,000/month for free
CNBC / Posted 5 days ago
Universal basic income may be the biggest "new" idea of the 21st century although it traces its history to Thomas Paine, Milton Friedman and Richard Nixon whose bill twice passed the U.S. House of Representatives. How would it work? Each month,... Read more
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Market Watch
Don’t look now! Helicopter money is already being deployedlikely in coordination with fiscal policy like a tax cut or to fund spending. I
Don’t look now! Helicopter money is already being deployed
Market Watch / Posted 5 days ago
likely in coordination with fiscal policy like a tax cut or to fund spending. Its an idea that was first articulated by Milton Friedman in his 1969 paper, “The Optimum Quantity of Money.” Slok’s main point is that helicopter money isn’t always... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Janet Yellen: Fed low on options to handle another recessionbig tax breaks. When did the Fed last do this: Never. The concept of helicopte
Janet Yellen: Fed low on options to handle another recession
KECI Missoula / Posted 5 days ago
big tax breaks. When did the Fed last do this: Never. The concept of helicopter money was introduced by famed economist Milton Friedman in 1969. Bernanke once talked about it in a speech and was nicknamed "helicopter Ben" afterwards. But there's... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Yellen: Fed low on options to handle another recessionbig tax breaks. When did the Fed last do this: Never. The concept of helicopte
Yellen: Fed low on options to handle another recession
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 days ago
big tax breaks. When did the Fed last do this: Never. The concept of helicopter money was introduced by famed economist Milton Friedman in 1969. Bernanke once talked about it in a speech and was nicknamed "helicopter Ben" afterwards. But there's... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Yellen: Fed low on options to handle another recessionbig tax breaks. When did the Fed last do this: Never. The concept of helicopte
Yellen: Fed low on options to handle another recession
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 5 days ago
big tax breaks. When did the Fed last do this: Never. The concept of helicopter money was introduced by famed economist Milton Friedman in 1969. Bernanke once talked about it in a speech and was nicknamed "helicopter Ben" afterwards. But there's... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Yellen: Fed low on options to handle another recessionbig tax breaks. When did the Fed last do this: Never. The concept of helicopte
Yellen: Fed low on options to handle another recession
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 5 days ago
big tax breaks. When did the Fed last do this: Never. The concept of helicopter money was introduced by famed economist Milton Friedman in 1969. Bernanke once talked about it in a speech and was nicknamed "helicopter Ben" afterwards. But there's... Read more
12 related stories
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KTVZ Bend
Yellen: Fed low on options to handle another recessionbig tax breaks. When did the Fed last do this: Never. The concept of helicopte
Yellen: Fed low on options to handle another recession
KTVZ Bend / Posted 5 days ago
big tax breaks. When did the Fed last do this: Never. The concept of helicopter money was introduced by famed economist Milton Friedman in 1969. Bernanke once talked about it in a speech and was nicknamed "helicopter Ben" afterwards. But there's... Read more
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5d
KXLY-TV Spokane
Yellen: Fed low on options to handle another recessionbig tax breaks. When did the Fed last do this: Never. The concept of helicopte
Yellen: Fed low on options to handle another recession
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
big tax breaks. When did the Fed last do this: Never. The concept of helicopter money was introduced by famed economist Milton Friedman in 1969. Bernanke once talked about it in a speech and was nicknamed "helicopter Ben" afterwards. But there's... Read more
12 related stories
5d
KRDO Colorado Springs
Yellen: Fed low on options to handle another recessionbig tax breaks. When did the Fed last do this: Never. The concept of helicopte
Yellen: Fed low on options to handle another recession
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 5 days ago
big tax breaks. When did the Fed last do this: Never. The concept of helicopter money was introduced by famed economist Milton Friedman in 1969. Bernanke once talked about it in a speech and was nicknamed "helicopter Ben" afterwards. But there's... Read more
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5d
News Channel 12 New Bern
Yellen: Fed low on options to handle another recessionbig tax breaks. When did the Fed last do this: Never. The concept of helicopte
Yellen: Fed low on options to handle another recession
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 5 days ago
big tax breaks. When did the Fed last do this: Never. The concept of helicopter money was introduced by famed economist Milton Friedman in 1969. Bernanke once talked about it in a speech and was nicknamed "helicopter Ben" afterwards. But there's... Read more
12 related stories
5d
ABC 7 El Paso
Yellen: Fed low on options to handle another recessionbig tax breaks. When did the Fed last do this: Never. The concept of helicopte
Yellen: Fed low on options to handle another recession
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 5 days ago
big tax breaks. When did the Fed last do this: Never. The concept of helicopter money was introduced by famed economist Milton Friedman in 1969. Bernanke once talked about it in a speech and was nicknamed "helicopter Ben" afterwards. But there's... Read more
12 related stories
5d
News 8000
Yellen: Fed low on options to handle another recessionbig tax breaks. When did the Fed last do this: Never. The concept of helicopte
Yellen: Fed low on options to handle another recession
News 8000 / Posted 5 days ago
big tax breaks. When did the Fed last do this: Never. The concept of helicopter money was introduced by famed economist Milton Friedman in 1969. Bernanke once talked about it in a speech and was nicknamed "helicopter Ben" afterwards. But there's... Read more
12 related stories
5d
KSBW Salinas
Yellen: Fed low on options to handle another recessionbig tax breaks. When did the Fed last do this: Never. The concept of helicopte
Yellen: Fed low on options to handle another recession
KSBW Salinas / Posted 5 days ago
big tax breaks. When did the Fed last do this: Never. The concept of helicopter money was introduced by famed economist Milton Friedman in 1969. Bernanke once talked about it in a speech and was nicknamed "helicopter Ben" afterwards. But there's... Read more
12 related stories
5d
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Janet Yellen: Fed low on options to handle another recessionbig tax breaks. When did the Fed last do this: Never. The concept of helicopte
Janet Yellen: Fed low on options to handle another recession
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 5 days ago
big tax breaks. When did the Fed last do this: Never. The concept of helicopter money was introduced by famed economist Milton Friedman in 1969. Bernanke once talked about it in a speech and was nicknamed "helicopter Ben" afterwards. But there's... Read more
12 related stories
7d
Gawker
Donald Trump's Man on Wall Street Explains Himselflike that. Here’s what I would say about that: I would say that what should be
Donald Trump's Man on Wall Street Explains Himself
Gawker / Posted 7 days ago
like that. Here’s what I would say about that: I would say that what should be said, like if you cleanse the language—and Milton Friedman said it better than me, so I’ll paraphrase Milton Friedman—that if you’re going to have a welfare state...... Read more
8d
Stamford Advocate
Business schools led the way in promoting a commonly held myth — and now they're trying to undo thatnorms of the era they're in. "You can only go so far in the pursuit of pure pr
Business schools led the way in promoting a commonly held myth — and now they're trying to undo that
Stamford Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
norms of the era they're in. "You can only go so far in the pursuit of pure profits," he said. That's what economist Milton Friedman advocated, too, Smith said. It's a position that's often forgotten when shareholder-value advocates cite... Read more
8d
Connecticut Post
Business schools led the way in promoting a commonly held myth — and now they're trying to undo thatnorms of the era they're in. "You can only go so far in the pursuit of pure pr
Business schools led the way in promoting a commonly held myth — and now they're trying to undo that
Connecticut Post / Posted 8 days ago
norms of the era they're in. "You can only go so far in the pursuit of pure profits," he said. That's what economist Milton Friedman advocated, too, Smith said. It's a position that's often forgotten when shareholder-value advocates cite... Read more
8d
The Jewish Press
Israel’s Socialist Dreams vs. Capitalist RealitiesBegin government disbanded Israeli socialism and thrust the country into the cl
Israel’s Socialist Dreams vs. Capitalist Realities
The Jewish Press / Posted 8 days ago
Begin government disbanded Israeli socialism and thrust the country into the clutches of capitalism under the guidance of Milton Friedman.[28] In reality, Begin had little interest in and even less understanding of economic policy in general and... Read more
8d
The Economic Times
What is Plan B for the UDAY scheme, if it fails to resolve the electricity discom mess?to devise a remedial scheme; the schemes devised were as good as schemes go, bu
What is Plan B for the UDAY scheme, if it fails to resolve the electricity discom mess?
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
to devise a remedial scheme; the schemes devised were as good as schemes go, but the state governments were busy doing what Milton Friedman deris ively termed as "spending other people's money on other people". The discom finances got worse because... Read more
10d
Business Insider
There is such a thing as 'too much profit' — here's whybehavior." What's different? This conversation has been going on since the 1
There is such a thing as 'too much profit' — here's why
Business Insider / Posted 10 days ago
behavior." What's different? This conversation has been going on since the 1970s, when Nobel Prize-winning economist Milton Friedman's work popularized the approach of public companies placing primacy on shareholders - above employees and... Read more
10d
Salon.com
Sorry, Gary Johnson: The libertarian movement is fringe and it will remain fringedictators over left-leaning democrats in the past, including Ludwig Von Mises (
Sorry, Gary Johnson: The libertarian movement is fringe and it will remain fringe
Salon.com / Posted 10 days ago
dictators over left-leaning democrats in the past, including Ludwig Von Mises (who was so extreme that he once called Milton Friedman a socialist), who praised early 20th century fascists, and F. A. Hayek, who commended the Chilean dictator... Read more
10d
Raw Story
Meet the shock troops of Trump’s Americaof civilization—disappears.” In addition to naming Jared Taylor as an influenc
Meet the shock troops of Trump’s America
Raw Story / Posted 10 days ago
of civilization—disappears.” In addition to naming Jared Taylor as an influence on his ideas, Kolychev lists Ron Paul, Milton Friedman, Thomas Jefferson, Margaret Thatcher, Joseph McCarthy, Pinochet, Spanish fascist Francisco Franco, South... Read more
11d
Business Insider
The activist playbook is nearly 90 years old — and the first chapter was written by Warren Buffett's mentorthousands of acres of old-growth redwoods for a quick profit. There's a popula
The activist playbook is nearly 90 years old — and the first chapter was written by Warren Buffett's mentor
Business Insider / Posted 11 days ago
thousands of acres of old-growth redwoods for a quick profit. There's a popular narrative in academic circles that Milton Friedman ushered in a new era of shareholder primacy with his New York Times Magazine article, "The Social... Read more
11d
KECI Missoula
Janet Yellen: Helicopter money is an option in extreme situationsat least the concept of helicopter money -- an unusual idea aimed at reviving e
Janet Yellen: Helicopter money is an option in extreme situations
KECI Missoula / Posted 11 days ago
at least the concept of helicopter money -- an unusual idea aimed at reviving economic growth, espoused by famed economist Milton Friedman. Fed Chair Janet Yellen has generally stayed away from endorsing this form of economic stimulus in the past.... Read more
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11d
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Janet Yellen: Helicopter money is an option in extreme situationsat least the concept of helicopter money -- an unusual idea aimed at reviving e
Janet Yellen: Helicopter money is an option in extreme situations
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 days ago
at least the concept of helicopter money -- an unusual idea aimed at reviving economic growth, espoused by famed economist Milton Friedman. Fed Chair Janet Yellen has generally stayed away from endorsing this form of economic stimulus in the past.... Read more
8 related stories
11d
KXLY-TV Spokane
Janet Yellen: Helicopter money is an option in extreme situationsat least the concept of helicopter money -- an unusual idea aimed at reviving e
Janet Yellen: Helicopter money is an option in extreme situations
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 11 days ago
at least the concept of helicopter money -- an unusual idea aimed at reviving economic growth, espoused by famed economist Milton Friedman. Fed Chair Janet Yellen has generally stayed away from endorsing this form of economic stimulus in the past.... Read more
8 related stories
11d
KTVZ Bend
Janet Yellen: Helicopter money is an option in extreme situationsat least the concept of helicopter money -- an unusual idea aimed at reviving e
Janet Yellen: Helicopter money is an option in extreme situations
KTVZ Bend / Posted 11 days ago
at least the concept of helicopter money -- an unusual idea aimed at reviving economic growth, espoused by famed economist Milton Friedman. Fed Chair Janet Yellen has generally stayed away from endorsing this form of economic stimulus in the past.... Read more
8 related stories
11d
KRDO Colorado Springs
Janet Yellen: Helicopter money is an option in extreme situationsat least the concept of helicopter money -- an unusual idea aimed at reviving e
Janet Yellen: Helicopter money is an option in extreme situations
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 11 days ago
at least the concept of helicopter money -- an unusual idea aimed at reviving economic growth, espoused by famed economist Milton Friedman. Fed Chair Janet Yellen has generally stayed away from endorsing this form of economic stimulus in the past.... Read more
8 related stories
11d
News Channel 12 New Bern
Janet Yellen: Helicopter money is an option in extreme situationsat least the concept of helicopter money -- an unusual idea aimed at reviving e
Janet Yellen: Helicopter money is an option in extreme situations
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 11 days ago
at least the concept of helicopter money -- an unusual idea aimed at reviving economic growth, espoused by famed economist Milton Friedman. Fed Chair Janet Yellen has generally stayed away from endorsing this form of economic stimulus in the past.... Read more
8 related stories
11d
ABC 7 El Paso
Janet Yellen: Helicopter money is an option in extreme situationsat least the concept of helicopter money -- an unusual idea aimed at reviving e
Janet Yellen: Helicopter money is an option in extreme situations
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 11 days ago
at least the concept of helicopter money -- an unusual idea aimed at reviving economic growth, espoused by famed economist Milton Friedman. Fed Chair Janet Yellen has generally stayed away from endorsing this form of economic stimulus in the past.... Read more
8 related stories
11d
News 8000
Janet Yellen: Helicopter money is an option in extreme situationsat least the concept of helicopter money -- an unusual idea aimed at reviving e
Janet Yellen: Helicopter money is an option in extreme situations
News 8000 / Posted 11 days ago
at least the concept of helicopter money -- an unusual idea aimed at reviving economic growth, espoused by famed economist Milton Friedman. Fed Chair Janet Yellen has generally stayed away from endorsing this form of economic stimulus in the past.... Read more
8 related stories
11d
The Hill
Budowsky: A cancer on conservatismprint more money. Why can’t Ryan, McConnell, Rubio, Ayotte and all conservative
Budowsky: A cancer on conservatism
The Hill / Posted 11 days ago
print more money. Why can’t Ryan, McConnell, Rubio, Ayotte and all conservatives understand that William F. Buckley and Milton Friedman clearly would have considered this view economic heresy that would trigger another financial meltdown if... Read more
11d
Op-Ed News
Budowsky: A cancer on conservatismprint more money. Why can't Ryan, McConnell, Rubio, Ayotte and all conservative
Budowsky: A cancer on conservatism
Op-Ed News / Posted 11 days ago
print more money. Why can't Ryan, McConnell, Rubio, Ayotte and all conservatives understand that William F. Buckley and Milton Friedman clearly would have considered this view economic heresy that would trigger another financial meltdown if... Read more
11d
Market Watch
Yellen says helicopter money belongs in Fed toolkitthe policy in small doses in the face of weak global demand. The imagery of dr
Yellen says helicopter money belongs in Fed toolkit
Market Watch / Posted 11 days ago
the policy in small doses in the face of weak global demand. The imagery of dropping money from the sky was the work of Milton Friedman. Former U.K. bank regulator Adair Turner, a leading advocate for use of helicopter money, said that the Fed... Read more
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Business Insider
Business schools led the way in promoting a commonly held myth — and now they're trying to undo thatnorms of the era they're in. "You can only go so far in the pursuit of pure pr
Business schools led the way in promoting a commonly held myth — and now they're trying to undo that
Business Insider / Posted 12 days ago
norms of the era they're in. "You can only go so far in the pursuit of pure profits," he said. That's what economist Milton Friedman advocated, too, Smith said. It's a position that's often forgotten when shareholder value advocates cite... Read more
12d
The Financial Express
‘Unimaginable’ helicopter money turns into hot topic; here’s whydrops’, i.e., the financing of private consumption by printing money. The idea
‘Unimaginable’ helicopter money turns into hot topic; here’s why
The Financial Express / Posted 12 days ago
drops’, i.e., the financing of private consumption by printing money. The idea of ‘helicopter money’ was first mooted by Milton Friedman in 1969 in his famous paper, The Optimum Quantity of Money, where he talked about newly-printed money dropped... Read more
12d
Business Insider
This is how shareholders got to be first in line for profitsthemselves as serving stockholders first. The big change began with a professo
This is how shareholders got to be first in line for profits
Business Insider / Posted 12 days ago
themselves as serving stockholders first. The big change began with a professor. At the University of Chicago, economist Milton Friedman (who would later win the Nobel Prize) wrote this in the New York Times Magazine in 1970: "There is one and... Read more
13d
Business Insider
American companies have developed a very particular disease — and CEOs hate the cureschool of free market economic theory dug up the old idea of shareholder primac
American companies have developed a very particular disease — and CEOs hate the cure
Business Insider / Posted 13 days ago
school of free market economic theory dug up the old idea of shareholder primacy and put it back to work. Noted economist Milton Friedman wrote in The New York Times Magazine in 1970 that a corporation's only "social responsibility of business ...... Read more
13d
The New Yorker
Money for Alland on the right—albeit for different reasons. Martin Luther King embraced the
Money for All
The New Yorker / Posted 13 days ago
and on the right—albeit for different reasons. Martin Luther King embraced the idea, but so did the right-wing economist Milton Friedman, while the Nixon Administration even tried to get a basic-income guarantee through Congress. These days,... Read more
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The Washington Times
Idea, politics of basic income aren’t newthan a century later, a minimum income took on new life, in a slightly differen
Idea, politics of basic income aren’t new
The Washington Times / Posted 13 days ago
than a century later, a minimum income took on new life, in a slightly different form. In the 1960s, the economist Milton Friedman proposed a minimum income that was financed through a progressive income tax system. The idea experienced... Read more
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The News & Observer
College debt: Battling the unintended results of policy proposalsby Democrats Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders. Republican Marco Rubio had ch
College debt: Battling the unintended results of policy proposals
The News & Observer / Posted 16 days ago
by Democrats Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders. Republican Marco Rubio had championed a debt alternative conceived by Milton Friedman in which private firms finance students by purchasing their future revenue for a set number of years. This... Read more
17d
The Chattanoogan
Raise My Taxes To Continue Free Lunch Programor reduce government operations in non-essential services. County government,
Raise My Taxes To Continue Free Lunch Program
The Chattanoogan / Posted 17 days ago
or reduce government operations in non-essential services. County government, don't be stupid. April Eidson Well as Milton Friedman once said, "There's no such thing as a free lunch". I personally am taxed enough. If all the Bernies want... Read more
17d
Acton Commentary
Milton Friedman vs. Bernie Sanderswarning of the dangers of succumbing to the economic fallacies of democratic so
Milton Friedman vs. Bernie Sanders
Acton Commentary / Posted 17 days ago
warning of the dangers of succumbing to the economic fallacies of democratic socialism. A prime example is the late, great Milton Friedman. Although he’s been gone for a decade, Friedman is still able to provide a solid rebuttal to Sander’s... Read more
17d
Market Watch
Helicopter money champion says Fed will struggle to lift interest ratesand lead to hyperinflation. Helicopter money of course is the wonderfully arre
Helicopter money champion says Fed will struggle to lift interest rates
Market Watch / Posted 17 days ago
and lead to hyperinflation. Helicopter money of course is the wonderfully arresting term that we use from an article by Milton Friedman in which he said “look, if you’re economy’s depressed and you don’t have enough nominal demand, you’d always... Read more
18d
The China Post
Mao critic persists in documenting turbulent pastmarket reforms and individual rights have brought him an international followin
Mao critic persists in documenting turbulent past
The China Post / Posted 18 days ago
market reforms and individual rights have brought him an international following, and won him accolades including the 2012 Milton Friedman Prize from the libertarian Cato Institute in Washington, D.C. Power-obsessed Sociopath Mao Yet, interviewed... Read more
18d
The St. Augustine Record
Thomas Sowell: Is personal responsibility obsolete?fact is that we are here now. Among the leading minds of our times, including C
Thomas Sowell: Is personal responsibility obsolete?
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 18 days ago
fact is that we are here now. Among the leading minds of our times, including Charles Murray today and the late and great Milton Friedman earlier, there have been proposals for ways of subsidizing the poor without the suffocating distortions of... Read more
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