Thomas Landstreet

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Booms and Busts don’t happen in a vacuum
Tom probes the great economic cycles of the U.S. over the last 100 years. He describes the factors that created the great depression and how bad policies deepened and prolonged the agony. He analyzes the "go-go sixties," the great inflation of the 1970s, the Reagan/Clinton bull market and more....
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Rethinking inflation, why there is no inflation in the modern economy
This is an entertaining and vital lesson in supply-side economics. Up until recently, the broad consensus was that interest rates were on the rise and the U.S. federal reserve was behind the curve which would force them to aggressively raise rates to fight incipient inflation. Well, there has...
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Income inequality: It’s not what you think
Income inequality is a hot topic and will remain so in the upcoming election cycle. Tom argues that the widening disparity between rich and poor is not a consequence of capitalism as critics argue, but just the opposite. Heavy-handed government regulatory policies crushed the real economy driving...
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Neither political party has a monopoly on bad ideas, how partisanship clouds thinking
Tom reviews some of the most ill-advised policy mistakes from the last 50 years. This talk is both hilarious… and disheartening. Neither political party escapes his scathing criticism in this non-partisan expose. The brightest and most accomplished thinkers in our culture (politicians and their...
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