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Articles by Andrew Moran

Study: US Teens Not Keen to Invest on Wall Street

It has been a wild time in the stock market since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic. From market meltdowns,… Read More

A Look at the Unique History of Cuba

The history of Cuba has included many foreign actors. In 1492, Christopher Columbus became the first European to step foot… Read More

How the Scottish Enlightenment Shaped the West

Whenever the intellectuals discuss the success of Western civilization and what inspired the most remarkable society in human history, the… Read More

How Classical Music Served as America’s Soundtrack

“Music begins when the possibilities of language end,” said Finnish composer Jean Sibelius. Ludwig van Beethoven, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Franz… Read More

The Story Behind the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

The fighting between Israel and Palestine has been going on since World War II, though the origins can be traced… Read More

Understanding the Schools of Economics

What is economics? It is the science that studies human action. Economists have one crucial job: explain. Economics contains different… Read More

What Was the Nixon Shock?

Fifty years ago, President Richard Nixon forever changed the United States and international financial systems. U.S. economic conditions in 1971… Read More

Understanding the World of Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin became the fastest asset to reach $1 trillion in value. Ethereum is now worth more than the Bank of… Read More

A Primer on Republics

A republic is a government being ruled by representatives voted for and elected by the citizens. Although the people do… Read More

Watergate: Eroding Public Trust in the System

From Beachgate to Russiagate, every government scandal now ends with a “gate” suffix. This comes from the historic 20th-century Watergate… Read More

The Age of Enlightenment: What Would America Be Without It?

The Western world became a beacon of justice, freedom, and prosperity because of the ideas in the Age of Enlightenment,… Read More

The Great Depression: Understanding What Happened – and May Again

The Great Depression is perhaps the most studied and talked about economic event in the nation’s history. It was a… Read More