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QE Winds Down
QE Winds Down
Investors Breathe a Sigh of Relief

The US economy may soon be able to take off the training wheels. When investors celebrated rather than mourned the Fed’s first, tentative step to cut its Quantitative Easing program, it was a sign that investors think growing strength can offset the impact of reduced Federal Reserve bond purchases. This is not only a good sign for the US, but a good sign for the world.

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Putin's Patronage

The rebound of Russia’s largest oil company appears to be a major success story, but the truth is more complicated.

TAI elsewhere

Jason Willick on the inadequacy of the donor class vision for the Republican Party.

Regulate Don't Kill

Trying to apply blue model thinking to post-blue problems is foolish.

A New Cud to Chew

Feeding cows seaweed could cut out 99 percent of their methane emissions.

Trouble in Brussels

After threatening Putin with new sanctions over Syria, European leaders discover they lack the political will to deliver.

The United States is now going to have to figure out how to help Venezuela avoid completely melting down, with the Venezuelan strongman still at the helm.

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