Category Archives: Fix The Economy

This Trick Allows State Banks To Create Debt-Free Money | Walter I Baltzley

States can use this one simple trick to turn the tables on the FED and make all the money they need to pay for their projects.  It takes the FED’s own trick and turns it around to replace their Debt … Continue reading

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The Pitchforks are Coming…For Us Plutocrats | Politico

You probably don’t know me, but like you I am one of those .01%ers, a proud and unapologetic capitalist. I have founded, co-founded and funded more than 30 companies across a range of industries—from itsy-bitsy ones like the night club … Continue reading

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Who Needs A Job Anyway | Walter I Baltzley

Going into the new year is a time for reflection and prediction.  We look back in order to look forward, and 2014 is shaping up to be an interesting year.  We are now entering year Six or Seven of the … Continue reading

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The Surprising Reasons Why America Lost Its Ability To Compete | Forbes

Competitiveness at the Crossroads (2012) is an alarming report with far-reaching implications. Forget the U.S. budget sequester. Set aside the financial bubbles on which the economy currently rests. Pay attention to something much more fundamental: America has lost the ability … Continue reading

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Leadership In The Three-Speed Economy | Forbes

Is the economy in a recovery? The question today is almost meaningless. That’s because “the economy” is an aggregate of three very different economies, each going at its own speed, each with its own dynamic and each with its own … Continue reading

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When Will ‘The World’s Dumbest Idea’ Die? | Forbes

In the deluge of comments—pro and con—on my article, The Origin of ‘The World’s Dumbest Idea’: Milton Friedman, a question by Josh Sanderson caught my eye:  “What’s your over/under in years until it’s a minority view?” Not being a betting … Continue reading

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The Dumbest Idea In The World: Maximizing Shareholder Value | Forbes

There is only one valid definition of a business purpose: to create a customer. Peter Drucker, The Practice of Management “Imagine an NFL coach,” writes Roger Martin, Dean of the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto, in … Continue reading

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