Wednesday, February 29, 2012
Tuesday, January 03, 2012
Sunday, October 16, 2011
• • Ayn Rand Fans See Freest Economy Turn Chinese
The Ayn Rand set love Hong Kong for its financial philosophy of low taxes, keeping expenditures within the limits of revenues and giving markets room to roam.
Friday, November 27, 2009
• Bernanke goes from Helicopter Ben to Beijing Ben
[Alan] Greenspan, a disciple of philosopher Ayn Rand, talked a good game of letting free markets work their magic. And yet without fail, he was there to rescue markets and investors with lower rates when things got dicey.
Friday, September 18, 2009
• Greenspan bubble theory draws 4.8 million shrugs
Being steeped in a history of Ayn Rand and Ronald Reagan meant Greenspan probably never saw a government regulation he didn’t want to scrap.
Thursday, April 03, 2008
• Greenspan, Macfarlane exposure gap says it all
A disciple of Ayn Rand's laissez- faire beliefs, Greenspan [...] took a hands-off approach to warnings about aggressive subprime lenders suckering customers into mortgages they couldn't afford.
Monday, May 28, 2007
• •Less Than Zero tops BOJ’s summer reading list
Suggested reading for Bank of Japan officials.
Atlas Shrugged. Why an Ayn Rand classic? Because [BOJ Governor Toshihiko ] Fukui's path to being remembered as a great central banker like Alan Greenspan may be smoother if he reads the books written by the former Federal Reserve chairman's mentor.