Analysis

3 Common Myths About Money & Inflation

November 22, 2021 0

Three Common Myths About Money and Inflation By: Alexander William Salter Inflation is one of the most studied phenomena in economics. We have a pretty good idea of where it comes from and how it […]

Analysis

Monetary Control: Looking At Central Banks Today

May 15, 2021 0

Monetary Control: Central Banks Today By: Alexander William Salter Most wealthy countries today have central banks. And most of these central banks operate discretionarily. What this means is that monetary policymakers have significant latitude to […]

Analysis

Central Banking & Heavy Hand of the State

February 20, 2021 1

Central Banking and the Heavy Hand of the State By: Alexander William Salter The evolution of the banking system, as I previously described it, was “ideal-typical.” The description’s purpose was to get at the essence […]