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Mises Daily Friday: The Dark Side of the American Dream

BlogMarch 6, 2015

Mises Daily Friday by Ryan McMaken: 

J.C. Chandor, writer and director of 2011's Wall Street drama Margin Call tackles economics once again with his new film ...

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Mises Daily Thursday: Understanding True Credit and False Credit

BlogMarch 5, 2015

Mises Daily Thursday by Frank Shostak: True credit can only expand if the stock of real savings and real wealth expands. Unfortunately, fractional reserve banking and central banks facilitate the...

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Mises the Applied Economist

BlogMarch 4, 2015

Richard Ebeling's three essays on highlighting Mises's work when he was a senior economic analyst for the Vienna Chamber of Commercein Vienna are a marvelous...

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Mises Daily Wednesday: Five Steps to Fixing Greece’s Debt Problem

BlogMarch 4, 2015

Mises Daily Wednesday by Frank Hollenbeck: The Europeans have decided to limit funding and credit extended to the Greeks. This puts the Greek financial system under pressure, but...

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Against Apoplithorismosphobia

BlogMarch 3, 2015

Martin Feldstein, Professor of Economics at Harvard, President Emeritus of the National Bureau of Economic Research, and chair of Ronald Reagan’s Council of Economic Advisers from 1982 to 1984 joins  Joe Salerno and most Austrians by speaking out against the Fed’s and central...

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Mises Daily Tuesday: Five Steps to Fixing Greece’s Debt Problem

BlogMarch 3, 2015

Mises Daily Tuesday by Gary Galles: The Jones Act and similar laws have been behind a precipitous decline in global American shipping. Passed for "national defense" purposes, such laws only...

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On Murray Rothbard's 89th Birthday

BlogMarch 2, 2015

Today would have been the 89th birthday of Murray Rothbard. In this 1988 essay, Ron Paul explores Murray Rothbard's importance in Paul's own political career and the importance of education and scholarship in changing political realities. ...

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Will Technology Render Fractional-Reserve Banks Obsolete?

BlogFebruary 27, 2015
Imagine that you need a cash loan to tide you over to your next paycheck, but banks cannot or will not lend to you. So you stop at a machine that looks very much like an ATM.

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What True Internet Reform Should Be, Plus Ron Paul Responds to the FCC Vote

BlogFebruary 27, 2015

Ron Paul responds to yesterday's FCC vote....

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Mises Weekends: Jay Taylor on Austrian Economics and the Next (Bigger) Crash

BlogFebruary 27, 2015

This week's Mises Weekends:

Jeff Deist and Jay Taylor, host of Taylor’s Hard Money...

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