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Markets That Won’t Clear: Walmarts In Urban Areas

From The Atlantic Cities: Exactly When Is a City Strong Enough to Spar With Walmart?  Walmart’s proposed location in Washington D.C.’s 4th Ward Here we go again with the silliness when local planning commissions try to extort concessions from job-creators.  This … Continue reading

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Why Has Inflation Remained So Low?

Spend your stimulus money here (See previous posts on inflation.) A major argument against economic stimulus is that sooner or later all those extra dollars sloshing around the economy will push up prices and debase the currency.  It seems inevitable, … Continue reading

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