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seigniorage and coins

Seigniorage and Issuing Coins: All The Money To Be Made

When is a currency worth the paper that it's printed on? And what is seigniorage anyway?

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Are we heading for Financial Armageddon?

The internet is filled with financial prophets of doom, all proclaiming the Fiat Money End Times. Should we be worried that they're right?

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tragedy of the commons and antibiotic resistance

Tragedy of the Commons: Antimicrobial Resistance

Superbugs, superdrugs, and the "let's argue about what causes it" distraction.

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keynesian v austrian

Keynesian v Austrian Economics

The debate, explained with infographics and illness.

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company tax

Company Tax Rates Around The World

Getting hot under the collar, and here are the top and bottom 20 countries.

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Dividends and dividend withholding tax

Dividend Withholding Tax: The Cost

I'm not sure that we're angry enough.

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The Federal Reserve

The Federal Reserve: An Infographic Guide

Because we really should know that the Fed came from somewhere. And it wasn't actually that Zeitgeist-y.

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Deflation, and feeling deflated

Deflation: An Infographic Guide

Because deflation is a story best told in pictures.

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inflation

Inflation: An Infographic Guide

Literally, what the title says.

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taxation and beer

A Taxation Parable: Paying for Beers

Beers are refreshing. This taxation story...needs to be refreshed.

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