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The War on Drugs Was Born 100 Years Ago

The Harrison Narcotics Act of 1914, a bill with racist origins designed to increase the tax burden on non-whites in the...

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Diversity in Goals Brings Diversity in Value

Every person has different goals for himself, which means everyone will value differently the means to attain those...

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State Monopolies Aren’t What They Used to Be

States wish to gain monopolies and maintain them in all facets of life, while entrepreneurs strive to offer...

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Should Economics Emulate Natural Sciences?

The laws of physics can never be absolutely established. For some other law may prove more elegant or capable of...

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A Summer Fellow Discusses Her Academic Future

This fall, we talked briefly with Audrey Redford, who was a Summer Fellow at the Mises Institute this year.

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Bob Murphy: The Case for Private Defense

Recent events surrounding Ferguson, Missouri and the choking death of Eric Garner have brought police misconduct to the...