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Friday, August 5, 2011

Investors Dump Stocks over Economic Worries


“What began as a weak day in the stock markets ended in the worst rout in more than two years, as investors dumped stocks amid anxiety that both Europe and the United States were failing to fix deepening economic problems.” (New York Times)

A vote of no-confidence for statist solutions?

FEE Timely Classic
“Economic Freedom and Economic Growth” by Randall G. Holcombe