Tudor Smirna was a summer fellow of the Ludwig von Mises Institute in 2001. He is now in Madrid, enrolled in the Austrian masters program created by Jesus Huerta de Soto at Rey Juan Carlos University. He also owns a small tea business in Bucharest. Send him mail.
Ludwig von Mises: "In relation to the immense sacrifices that the state demands of the individual through the blood tax, it seems rather incidental whether it compensates the soldier more or less abundantly for the loss of time that he suffers from his military-service obligation." - Nation, State, and Economy