The left-libertarian argument against corporations, in brief

This is intended as a brief response to Tibor R. Machan’s latest piece:

It has always been my view that corporations are groups of people united for various purposes, often to benefit from a business venture guided by competent management. Initially I worried little about the legal details, nor even about the legal history. . . . → Read More: The left-libertarian argument against corporations, in brief

Mike Niehuser: Mining Stocks Not Reflecting Record Gold Prices

Uncertainty will certainly push gold prices higher. In this exclusive interview with The Gold Report, Mike Niehuser, founder of Beacon Rock Research, LLC, is bullish on gold and well-managed producers, advanced development and exploration companies. He shares his top eight picks and advice on easing into an investment instead of buying all at . . . → Read More: Mike Niehuser: Mining Stocks Not Reflecting Record Gold Prices

Interesting readings

The frontiers of Nifty.

Next steps on the SEBI story: An interview with U. K. Sinha, by Puja Mehra and Rajiv Bhuva, in Business Today. Mobis Philipose in the Mint. Uproar over I-T raids on SEBI members, in Business Today. In probing SEBI board members, go by CVC rule: Abraham, by Sunny Verma, . . . → Read More: Interesting readings for July 7, 2011

Economic Events on July 7, 2011

The monthly Chain Store Sales report will be released today.  This report on sales in chain stores gives a look at the health of stores that make up about 10% of all retail sales.

At 8:15 AM EDT, the ADP Employment Report will be released.  Investors will be watching this number to get advance . . . → Read More: Economic Events on July 7, 2011