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The Social Function of Economic Inequality

Mises DailyDecember 19, 2014
The rich make new resource-intensive products economically feasible. Those wealthy early-adopters of new products act as mannequins on which new products are draped, increasing demand as producers attempt to bring those products to the mass market.

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All I Want for Christmas is a (Real) Government Shutdown

Mises DailyDecember 18, 2014
Those who voted for the omnibus to avoid a shutdown fail to grasp that the consequences of blindly expanding government are far worse than the consequences of a temporary government shutdown.

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