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Investing in Cash: The First Step toward 100 Percent-Reserve Banking

BlogJanuary 30, 2015

A new survey by American Express reveals that 29 percent of Americans keep at least some of their "savings" in cash.  Overall 53 percent of cash holders stash their cash in a domestic hiding...

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Regulatory State

Controlling the Regulatory State

BlogJanuary 30, 2015

Government regulations are a major component of big government, and the regulatory state often leads to more oppressive and more corrupt government than big spending.

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Austrian Economics Research Conference

Last Call for AERC Papers

BlogJanuary 29, 2015

Submit your proposal to papers@mises.org by January 30, 2015.

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Mercantilism: Unvanquished Foe of Liberty

BlogJanuary 28, 2015

In a comment on my interview in the Free Market that ran on the 27th as a Mises Daily asked if there was a video anywhere of my introductory lecture mentioned in the interview.

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Photos from the Houston Mises Circle

BlogJanuary 28, 2015

Here are some first photos from Saturday's event....

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European Central Bankers: Print the Money!

BlogJanuary 26, 2015

The European Central Bank has announced its intention to create out of thin air over one trillion new Euros from March 2015 to September 2016. The rationale, the monetary central planners say, is to prevent price deflation and “stimulate” the European economy into prosperity....

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Back to Cash!

BlogJanuary 26, 2015

Bloomberg reports that the yield on more than $4 trilllion of sovereign debt has turned negative.  Investors are now paying the Swiss government to borrow...

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WaPo on Secession and the Mises Institute: What Really Matters Is the 2016 Election

BlogJanuary 26, 2015

The Washington Post reports on Houston's Mises Circle. Sort of. ...

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Nothing to Lose But Our Keynes

BlogJanuary 23, 2015

Mario Rizzo in WSJ on failure of government spending to generate growth in world economy.

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