Articles by Mark Skousen

Mark Skousen is a college professor, prolific author and world-renowned speaker. He???s made his unique sense of market and investment trends known and respected in the financial world. With a Ph.D. in economics and a focus on the principles of free-market capitalism and ???Austrian??? economics, Mark Skousen has often gone contrary to the crowd in his investment choices and economic predictions ??? and has often been proved right.

The U.S. Economy Is NOT Slowing Down, Business Spending Soars!

Dr. Mark Skousen discusses how the U.S. economy is not slowing down as business spending is continuing to...

Mark Skousen February 22, 2019

THE TRUTH ABOUT GLOBAL WARMING: REAL THREAT OR HYSTERIA?

Dr. Skousen discusses global warming as well as how the United States has reduced its levels of air pollution...

Mark Skousen February 15, 2019

SUPPLY-SIDE TAX CUT FEVER: WHY THE RICH ARE LEAVING NEW YORK AND CALIFORNIA

Mark Skousen discusses how supply-side economics have helped the American economy surge to new economic...

Mark Skousen February 7, 2019

The China Meltdown Is Here!

Investment expert Mark Skousen analyzes the Chinese economy, including input from economists the Chinese...

Mark Skousen January 31, 2019

What Can We Learn From Jack Bogle, the Conscience of Wall Street?

Jack Bogle, the founder and CEO of Vanguard Funds, died a week ago at 90 years of age.  He's most famous for...

Mark Skousen January 24, 2019

Are Government Shutdowns Good for the Economy?

???No man???s life, liberty or property are safe when the legislature is in session.??? -- Judge Gideon...

Mark Skousen January 17, 2019

Better Than Stocks and Real Estate!

???The business of investing is not the same as investing in a business.??? -- Maxims of Wall Street Are...

Mark Skousen January 10, 2019

Why Inflation Is Here to Stay ??? the Case for Gold

???Fiat money and fiduciary credit are the pillar and post of our age of inflation.??? -- Hans F....

Mark Skousen January 3, 2019

Wall Street???s Yo-Yo Ride Surprised Investors

Dr. Mark Skousen discusses the impact of the stock market's Thursday roller-coaster ride.

Mark Skousen December 28, 2018

WIN BEN STEIN???S MONEY!

???Free market democratic capitalism is a thing of beauty. Anyone can become a capitalist and should be.???...

Mark Skousen December 20, 2018

The Third Wave in Real Estate -- Will it End Badly?

???Housing prices have been roaring higher at a speed rarely seen in American history.??? -- Robert Shiller...

Mark Skousen December 13, 2018

How Retailers Ruined Thanksgiving

Dr. Mark Skousen explains how Keynesian Economics has ruined the holiday of Thanksgiving.

Mark Skousen November 22, 2018

A Tale of Two Conferences: New Orleans vs. New York

Investment expert Dr. Mark Skousen discusses his different experiences at two investment conferences.

Mark Skousen November 15, 2018

Is the Nightmare on Wall Street Over?

Dr. Mark Skousen explains why he's optimistic about the future of Wall Street.

Mark Skousen November 2, 2018