Milton Friedman

A Better Alternative to ‘Left’ and ‘Right’ Politics

“There is no left or right, only up or down.” -- Ronald Reagan (1964)  In today’s world of...

Why I Tore Up Paul Samuelson’s Famous Textbook

Special Announcement about the Economy and the Stock Market: Before getting into today’s Skousen CAFÉ, the federal government released...

Who’s Winning the Battle of Ideas, Milton Friedman or Paul Samuelson?

“As all history informs us, there has been in every state and kingdom a constant warfare between the...

Did the Fed Stop Reporting the Money Supply (M2)? Why Inflation is Coming Back

“Inflation is not a problem for this time as near as I can figure. Right now, M2 does...

The Day Milton Friedman Gave Investors Bad Advice!

“The economy and the stock market are two different things.” --Milton Friedman (“Maxims of Wall Street,” p. 157)...

Predict Corporate Earnings

Seven Golden Lessons Learned on Wall Street: An Editor’s Perspective After 40 Years

Investment expert Dr. Mark Skousen reveals the seven golden lessons that he has learned from forty years of...

Paul Volcker’s Destructive Legacy

Paul Volcker’s Destructive Legacy The Most Hated Man in a Room Full of Politicians Sound Money is Illegal...

Rap Videos Reach Millennials: A Great Way to Introduce Austrian Economics

Investment expert Mark Skousen reveals how free-market economists can appeal to young people, who are more likely to...

A Fond Farewell to a Libertarian Luminary

Mention the name “Koch” in American political circles and you’ll get reactions ranging from revulsion to loathing and...

Seeing a Slowdown, but No Recession!

Dr. Mark Skousen reveals what factors are leading to an economic slowdown, but says a recession is not...