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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

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

This Year’s Festivus Report Released

Politicians engage in billions of dollars of waste. The people have accepted this frivolous spending because there is nothing they… Read More

How Economics Has Shaped Elections

Come Election Day, the economy always plays an important role in voters’ choices. From tax cuts to investment in roads… Read More

What Has Socialism Done to Africa?

Why is Africa still mostly poor? Some say it was colonialism that turned the continent into a wasteland of corruption… Read More

The Federal Reserve: What Is It and How Does It Work?

Liberty Nation GenZ  believes in educating young Americans about the U.S. and its Constitution. This high school lesson plan can be used in… Read More

Free Markets: How Do They Work and Does the US Have One?

Liberty Nation GenZ  believes in educating young Americans about the U.S. and its Constitution. This high school lesson plan can be used in… Read More

The Economic Cost of COVID-19

What started as a promising year quickly turned sour thanks to Coronavirus. Small businesses are losing money, millions of Americans… Read More

What is Interest?

Everybody is a borrower and a lender in today’s economy. Every time a person uses a credit card, they are… Read More

National Debt: Will It Continue to Grow?

You have probably heard by now that the national debt is the biggest it has ever been and that it’s… Read More

The Spill: International Foot

Two Trade Deals – China and USMCA This week saw big news in terms of U.S. trade with other countries…. Read More