Steve Forbes is Chairman and Editor-in-Chief of Forbes
May 9, 2022
The Most Effective Inflation Deterrent Sits Fully Unused
The Fed says its actions on Wednesday show it’s now serious about fighting inflation. The trouble is, it won’t use the best weapon possible: gold. Steve Forb...
May 5, 2022
Washington Canceled Inflation's Cure
Groupthink has long blocked consideration of the most powerful solution to inflation: a return to a sound dollar whose worth is defined by a fixed value of gold.
Apr 27, 2022
Twitter Is A Mess! Is Musk Only One Who Can Save It?
Elon Musk set off a political firestorm with his bid to acquire Twitter. Musk’s prime purpose is to provide a public platform for free speech and open debate...
Apr 26, 2022
Twitter Reaction to Musk Only Proves Changed Needed
Twitter bans hate speech – specifically, speech it hates.
Apr 22, 2022
Will Fed's Rate Fiddling Bring On Economic Downturn?
What's Ahead featuring Steve Forbes provides his insights and perspective, to stay on top of what's happening in this ever-turbulent world with glimpses into...
Apr 19, 2022
Can Trust In Public Health Be Saved Aft. C19 Alarmism?
A very serious byproduct of the Covid-19 pandemic is the loss of trust in public health agencies. Can trust in public health be saved? Steve Forbes on the co...
Apr 11, 2022
There Are Deadly Qualities to Biden's Thinking on NRG
Two grave shortcomings in Biden’s thinking regarding energy were on display this week, as telling statements by Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg revea...
Apr 6, 2022
Biden Regulatory Blunders Compromise U.S. Ingenuity
Administration regulators have tightened water-use rules, pushed for energy-efficiency standards and its war on fossil fuels continues. All these unnecessary...
Apr 1, 2022
Get Ready For Inept As Federal Reserve Fights Inflation
The worst inflation in 40 years has belatedly spurred the Federal Reserve to embark on a series of interest rate hikes. The only problem with that plan is that it won’t work.
Mar 30, 2022
Biden’s Billionaires Levy: Another Economy-Sapping Tax
The White House announced the administration would be proposing a new minimum tax of 20% households worth more than $100 million. Investors take note: Presid...
Mar 21, 2022
Biden’s Crypto Executive Order: Breakthrough Or "Wolf"?
The crypto world heaved a sigh of relief regarding President Biden’s new executive order on the industry, but those positive feelings are misplaced. Steve Fo...
Mar 14, 2022
The Fed's Rate Hikes: Mistake That Won’t Fight Inflation
Federal Reserve policymakers formally meet next week, a meeting that will mark a critical turning point for monetary policy. Steve Forbes on the Fed’s fight ...
Mar 2, 2022
Will Russia's Ukraine Assault Trigger Putin’s Overthrow?
Vladimir Putin’s war against Ukraine has triggered shifts, some small, others profoundly important, and this is just the beginning of the changes. Steve Forb...
Feb 23, 2022
The Problem With the Democrats’ Gas Prices Relief Act
Desperate Democrats are pushing for a suspension of the federal gasoline tax, sponsoring a bill dubbed the Gas Prices Relief Act, a tax cut that benefits the...
Feb 17, 2022
Has the Federal Reserve Lost Control of Inflation Fight?
When it comes to inflation, the Federal Reserve and the White House are like firefighters who don’t know how to fight fires, which is terrible news for the e...
Feb 14, 2022
Russia-Ukraine: A Diplomatic Fix Putin Should Consider
Is Vladimir Putin having second thoughts about his attempt to intimidate and take control of Ukraine? Steve Forbes on what could happen if Putin does invade ...
Feb 9, 2022
$350B In Federal Spending Won't Boost Us Versus China
The House of Representatives just passed a bill with a $350 billion price tag that will supposedly make the U.S. more competitive with China, but Congress ju...
Feb 1, 2022
The Truth Behind Biden's Anti-Growth Economic Agenda
Politicians have long been masterful in disguising or obscuring the true nature of their proposals. But will misleading labels and bureaucratic maneuvers s...
Jan 17, 2022
Turkey's Soaring Inflation, and What It Means for Crypto
Turkey’s currency, the lira, is plunging in value, and the official inflation rate is soaring, causing desperate people there to plunge into cryptocurrencies...
Jan 12, 2022
Will the FAA Needlessly Delay a Nascent 5G Revolution?
The promise of 5G, the fifth generation in cellular mobile communications, is ready to be realized. But, incredibly, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA...
Jan 10, 2022
Will Inflation Bring On Stock-Market Correction In 2022?
There are two kinds of inflation simultaneously wreaking havoc on our economy, and 2022 could be the year when inflation starts to hit the stock market adver...
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