Trump’s proclamation severely limiting temporary migrant visas, like most of his previous “temporary” bans, will probably last longer than is necessary or won’t be canceled at all until a Democratic president takes office.
Cato’s Annual Monetary Conference last November hosted a “shadow review” of the Federal Reserve’s own self‐review, dedicated to examining “whether the U.S. monetary policy framework can be improved to meet future challenges.” The articles in the spring/summer 2020 issue of the Cato Journal, drawn from that conference, are now available online.
A FedCoin retail payment system is likely to be less inefficient than a FedAccount system, because it does not require an ill‐equipped Federal Reserve System bureaucracy to provide as much retail customer service.
Many of today’s anti‐racists are motivated by genuine and commendable concern about bigotry and inequity. But animating this anti‐racist moment and the cadre of activists seeking to build a utopia of absolute equality, cleansed of all broadly defined oppression or “harm” to any member of a traditionally disadvantaged group, I see the same passion that drove communism.