Archive for October, 2015

A remarkable personality from Muslim history left his mark on the theory of matters economic as well as philosophical and sociological.

Read a summary of his life and work in this wiki post, further research would be highly recommended;

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ibn_Khaldun

A notable quote from this great scholar is on the effects of taxation and the state. His work underpins much of the contemporary view about low taxes maximizing incentives and government revenues, as this article draws attention to;

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/economics/11857191/Stamp-duty-is-far-too-high-and-needs-to-be-slashed.html

Inflation IS policy

Posted: October 15, 2015 in Uncategorized

“The most important thing to remember is that inflation is not an act of God, that inflation is not a catastrophe of the elements or a disease that comes like the plague. Inflation is a policy.”

Ludwig Von Mises, Austrian Economist

DISTRIBUTISM

Posted: October 15, 2015 in Uncategorized

Consider the following blog site on a movement detailing an alternative system of distributing resources. A large range of articles and materials can be found for your perusal;

http://distributist.blogspot.co.uk/

In relation to the above, please also find this link to the Hilaire Belloc book; The Servile State

http://ldataworks.com/aqr/H_Belloc_The_Servile_State.pdf

Please consider reviewing the following article on the topic of Currency Devaluation and Resource Transfer from the South to the North by Mohameden Ould-Mey

http://web.archive.org/web/20060901144717/http://mama.indstate.edu/users/mouldmey/Currency%20Devaluation%20and%20Resource%20Transfer%20from%20the%20South%20to%20the%20North.pdf