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Grant: Fiscal Cliff Another Y2K Moment

James Grant, of Grant's Interest Rate Observer, explains the importance of the fiscal cliff. … Read more

Are Regulations of High Frequency Trading Needed?

Lehrman Institute Chairman Lewis E. Lehrman on the recent cyber attacks on U.S. banks and the need to restrict high speed trading. … Read more

What Does the Election Mean for the Middle Class?

Lehrman Institute Chairman Lewis E. Lehrman on how Obama’s and Romney’s economic plans would each impact the middle class of America. … Read more

Jim Grant: "We Are in a PhD Standard"

Forget the gold standard, Jim Grant told CNBC this morning that we are off the common-sense-mandate and in a PhD-Standard. Grant informs the CNBC MOPEers that what we need is not more worthless acronym programs from the PhD's at the Fed, but rather a return to free market capitalism where markets are allowed to clear. Obviously allowing the markets to clear would mean housing and TBTF banks along with their worthless derivative mountains price to reality rather than to BS model, something the Fed is attempting to avoid like the plague. … Read more

Short-Term Solution to High Unemployment?

Lehrman Institute Chairman Lewis E. Lehrman on the steps to boosting the economy and job growth. … Read more

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