The Rule of Ten: A Way to Strengthen Democracy and Capitalism
The occupy movement that has erupted in many countries around the world represents this anguish of the people. There is a simple way to fix the problem.Progressivism Isn’t Progress, X
The word “progressive” sounds good, because it makes you think of “progress.” But since it is slowly taking America (and the rest of the world) away from the principles of liberty, private property, and limited government upon which the nation was founded (and which made the United States the greatest engine of strength and prosperity for all the world’s peoples in the history of the human race), progressivism definitely isn’t progress…Hyperinflation – Its Causes and Affects
Inflation is defined as an increase in the overall level of prices for goods and services in an economy over a period of time. Thus as the prices of goods and services increase each unit of currency actually buys less, therefore decreasing the purchasing power of the money.Sustainability and Ancient Wisdom
Perhaps you are familiar with the type of round coin or charm with a square hole in the center that has been used in China for over two thousand years. It represents the rounded heaven circumscribing the square earth and, more importantly, a set of rational and moral principles that helped the ancient Chinese interpret their lives.Why You Should Consider Studying Economics
The field of economics has drawn increasing attention in recent years. There are many reasons students are becoming more interested in learning more about the subject.Progressivism Isn’t Progress, IX
If the progressives get their way, your efforts to do your best will not only be unappreciated, they’ll be opposed. The mass victim mentality that will dominate the society will replace “Be all you can be” with “Who do you think you are?”… “Work hard to get ahead” with “Why do you think you can have something I don’t have?”… and “It’s important to make a good impression” with “Why are you trying to make the rest of us look bad?” When “fairness” reigns, personal excellence will become a bad thing….The Economnic Crisis: Let’s Go to Market
This essay will try to use the formula from the quantity theory of money to evaluate where the economy is currently at, and then look at how money is created and propose an alternative way of creating money to facilitate the exchange of goods and services. This proposal is to extend local exchange trading systems into a national exchange trading system. It is also suggested we should move our economic structure closer to the perfect competition model.Online Debate – Topics and Issues
Internet is a source of unlimited information. It also acts as a smooth communication platform bringing people from all social sections together. Access to information as well as the facility for a discussion on the same has paved the way for online debating.What’s the Outlook for 2012?
The economic outlook for 2012 is still partly cloudy. There is some hope but we are hardly out of the woods yet.Passive Income Streams: Creating A Life Free Of Stress and Financial Burden
People were always taught to be safe. You must get an education, get a job, and buy a home. These are the steps that the middle class have lived by.Building Strong Communities
In August of last year, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), released a Request for Qualification notice, looking for the organization best suited to manage its Strong Cities, Strong Communities (SC2) pilot program. Near the end of 2011, HUD announced it has selected a program manager and will launch SC2 in six cities.