Archive for December 3rd, 2009

My Naivete »

I hoped Christy Romer would be a voice of reason within Obama’s economic team. What was I thinking? If yesterday’s WSJ op-ed is any indication, her role has been reduced to that of cheerleader for the President’s preposterous “stimulus” program. The editorial is a string of banalities, unsupported by argument or evidence, about the...
Read More »

Robert Higgs on Bernanke and the Federal Reserve on Fox News “Freedom Watch” »

Independent Institute Senior Fellow Robert Higgs is interviewed here on Fox News “Freedom Watch with Judge Napolitano,” regarding the Federal Reserve System. Based on his recent article, “A Reader’s Guide to Bernanke’s Preemptive Attack” on The Beacon, Dr. Higgs responds to the November 29th Washington Post article by Ben Bernanke, “The right reform for...
Read More »