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HQ2—To benefit whom?

Amazon’s search for a city in which to locate its second North American headquarters has caused a frenzy among prospective locations. This is largely due to Amazon’s promise to create nearly 50,000 jobs and invest $5 billion in its new campus. Th...

HQ2—To benefit whom?

Amazon’s search for a city in which to locate its second North American headquarters has caused a frenzy among prospective locations. This is largely due to Amazon’s promise to create nearly 50,000 jobs and invest $5 billion in its new campus. Th...

Should Your Town Print Its Own Money?

In the wake of the crisis of 2007-8, central banks became understandably more willing to try out new monetary policies. Quantitative easing, combined with the traditional slashing of interest rates, was meant to solve the United States’ liquidity p...

Should Your Town Print Its Own Money?

In the wake of the crisis of 2007-8, central banks became understandably more willing to try out new monetary policies. Quantitative easing, combined with the traditional slashing of interest rates, was meant to solve the United States’ liquidity p...