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Irrational Exuberance Part Two?

Irrational Exuberance Part Two?

Twenty years ago today, Federal Reserve (Fed) Chairman Alan Greenspan gave his now-famous “Irrational Exuberance” speech at a dinner hosted by the American Enterprise Institute. The phrase was meant to be a warning about stretched valuations of equities during the […]

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Ladies Don’t Dance On Graves

I am often asked why I would leave the freedom of being a columnist to subject myself to the confines of the Fed, a bureaucratic institution frozen in a mindset that was diametrically opposite my own. I had already escaped […]

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If Donald Trump Does This, We Will Win

No matter who won the presidency, the economic way forward was not going to be easy. The national debt and deficit must be brought under control, or we will face a crisis. Donald Trump Avoiding that crisis—even if it is […]