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Jeffrey A. Tucker
Friday, April 20th, 2018

What is the point of adopting a fact-based worldview? Rosling says that it is essential so that we can better navigate life, the way a GPS helps us navigate a city. Further, knowing the facts about life around us brings us more comfort. We are less alarmed at the news. We are less likely to be manipulated by panicked political promises. We see through the fog. We can be more calm, rational, and perceptive.

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Thursday, April 12th, 2018
AIER’s Business Cycle Conditions Leading Indicators index reached a perfect 100 reading in March after coming in at 92 in February.
Wednesday, April 11th, 2018
AIER’s Everyday Price Index fell 0.1 percent in March following a 0.4 percent rise in February.
Friday, March 16th, 2018
AIER’s Business Cycle Conditions Leading Indicators index rose to a reading of 92 in February returning the index to the three-year high recorded for November and Dece

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