This Week in Economics with Robert Wenzel

Why Capitalists Will Never Save Capitalism

In this edition of "This Week in Economics with Robert Wenzel," Robert Wenzel, editor and publisher of EconomicPolicyJournal.com, discusses capitalists and why they are not cut out to save and promote free market capitalism.

Why Joe Biden’s Capital Gains Tax Increase Would Be Disastrous for the Economy

In this edition of "This Week in Economics with Robert Wenzel," Robert Wenzel, editor and publisher of EconomicPolicyJournal.com, discusses capital gains taxes and why an increase would lower the general standard of living.

How to Pronounce the Last Name of John Maynard Keynes (Pop-Up Edition)

If you are not very familiar with economics but talk economic policy, it is time you get the pronunciation of the name John Maynard Keynes correct.

The Three Kinds of Inflation That are Going to Blow Overall Price Inflation Through the Roof

In this edition of "This Week in Economics with Robert Wenzel," Robert Wenzel, editor and publisher of EconomicPolicyJournal.com, discusses the developing price inflation and the key factors driving it.

Does the Biden Administration Have a Secret Plan to Drive Down the Dollar On Foreign Exchange Markets?

In this edition of "This Week in Economics with Robert Wenzel," Robert Wenzel, editor and publisher of EconomicPolicyJournal.com, discusses Biden Administration policies that appear designed to drive the dollar down on foreign exchange markets.

What Socialists Don’t Get About CEO Compensation

In this edition of "This Week in Economics with Robert Wenzel," Robert Wenzel, editor and publisher of EconomicPolicyJournal.com, discusses the dangers in the new bill introduced by Senator Bernie Sanders, The Tax Excessive Pay Bill.

It is clear Sanders does not understand CEO compensation and the damage his bill will do to regular workers.

Welcome to the Club, You Might Be a Marxist

In this edition of "This Week in Economics with Robert Wenzel," Robert Wenzel, editor and publisher of EconomicPolicyJournal.com, discusses the manner in which Marxist thinking is infiltrating current America and how it is possible you might even hold some Marxist views.

A Plea to Dr. Jordan Peterson: Please Stop Promoting Marxism

In this edition of "This Week in Economics with Robert Wenzel," Robert Wenzel, editor and publisher of EconomicPolicyJournal.com, discusses the manner in which Dr. Jordan Peterson is promoting Marxism and why this is dangerous.

Mysterious Maneuvers Going on at CIA and Federal Reserve in Reporting Money Supply Data

In this edition of "This Week in Economics with Robert Wenzel," Robert Wenzel, editor and publisher of EconomicPolicyJournal.com, discusses the unusual moves by the CIA and Federal Reserve in shrinking the money supply data that they used to supply.

Why a Wealth Tax is a Horrific Idea

On this edition of "This Week in Economics with Robert Wenzel," Robert Wenzel, editor and publisher of EconomicPolicyJournal.com, discusses the problems with a wealth tax and how it results in the lowering of the general standard of living in an economic region.

How Unions Force Down the General Standard of Living (Pop Up Edition)

On this pop-up edition of "This Week in Economics with Robert Wenzel," Robert Wenzel, editor and publisher of EconomicPolicyJournal.com, explains the hidden way unions really cause a decline in the standard of living for everyone.

Why Current Soaring Bond Interest Rates Are a Signal of Dangerous Times Ahead for the Economy

On  "This Week in Economics with Robert Wenzel," Robert Wenzel, editor and publisher of EconomicPolicyJournal.com, explains why the climb in long term interest rates is a signal of danger ahead for the economy.

How Joe Biden’s $1.9 Trillion Stimulus Package Could Wreck the Economy

On  "This Week in Economics with Robert Wenzel," Robert Wenzel, editor and publisher of EconomicPolicyJournal.com, takes a look at Joe Biden's stimulus package and explains how it could wreck the economy.

Bitcoin Just Hit $50,000, What is Next? (Pop-Up Edition)

Robert Wenzel, editor and publisher of EconomicPolicyJournal.com, in a pop-up edition of "This Week in Economics with Robert Wenzel" takes a quick look at the factors driving the price of Bitcoin.

Adam Smith’s Role in Launching Marxism

Was Adam Smith the great free market advocate that so many believe? And just how did he influence Karl Marx?

Robert Wenzel, editor and publisher of EconomicPolicyJournal.com explores these questions during this episode of "This Week in Economics with Robert Wenzel"

Why Your Wage Increase is Mostly a Joke (Episode 3)

In this edition of "This Week in Economics with Robert Wenzel" the Biden COVID-19 $1.9 Trillion stimulus package is discussed, plus the minimum wage and what a wage increase really means.

Was the Halting of the Purchase of GameStop Stock a Move Toward Socialism?

This is a special edition of "This Week in Economics with Robert Wenzel" which examines the recent short squeeze of GameStop stock, the halting of buying in the stock by the Robinhood brokerage firm and the circumstances surrounding the situation.

Did hedge funds try to manipulate the situation?
Did the limits on buying move the country toward socialism?

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