So long as there are earnest believers in the world, they will always wish to punish opinions, even if their judgment tells them it is unwise and their conscience that it is wrong. Walter Bagehot, The Metaphysical Basis Arts Journal, 1 month ago
Almanac: Walter Bagehot on resistance to the new - Arts Journal, 1 month ago
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All the inducements of early society tend to foster immediate action, all its penalties fall on the man who pauses; the traditional wisdom of those times was never weary of inculcating that delays are dangerous, and that the sluggish man—the man ...Arts Journal, 1 month ago
It is the fact, that by the constitution of society the bold, the vigorous, and the buoyant, rise and rule; and that the weak, the shrinking, and the timid, fall and serve. Walter Bagehot,Arts Journal, 1 month ago
In 1876, after reigning over Britain for nearly 40 years, Queen Victoria was finally proclaimed an empress of India. By then she had long since got to know other emperors on mainland Europe: those of Russia, Austria, Germany and France. Although ...History Extra, 4 days ago
Speech by Sabine Lautenschläger, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB and Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board of the ECB, Parliamentary evening in Strasbourg, 13 September 2016 All beginnings are difficult. It's true of monetary policy as ...ACQ Magazine, 1 week ago Speech Sabine Lautenschläger: Monetary policy in uncertain times the ECB and the crisis Foreign Affairs.co.nz, 1 week ago
University Press of Kentucky 's biography, Russell Kirk: American Conservative by historian Bradley J. Birzer has been named the winner of the Henry and Anne Paolucci Book Award given by the Intercollegiate Studies Institute . ISI is a non-profit ...Broadway World, 2 weeks ago
The British government, it turns out, will govern. By scotching talk of a general election any time soon, Theresa May has restored the normal business of state after its prolonged hiatus for the Scottish referendum, last year's election and the ...Irish Times, 3 weeks ago
Nothing in our country moves without bribery. To stop this practice, the Government, instead of setting up various committees, must focus on making governance citizen-friendly and not bloat the bureaucracy The workings of the Indian bureaucracy ...New Delhi Pioneer, 3 weeks ago
THE AUSTRIAN : What is the Great Monetary Experiment you refer to in your book? Brendan Brown: The Federal Reserve has sought by using non-conventional monetary tools to produce a stronger than normal economic expansion following the Great ...Hudson Institute, 3 weeks ago
John Mauldin probes how central banks' negative interest rate policies are hurting the global economy
By John Mauldin* If you have any doubt that weve wandered into a new and unexplored economic universe, consider this number: US$12.6 trillion. That's the face value of government and corporate bonds currently trading worldwide with nominal yields ...Interest.co.nz, 3 weeks ago
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