Mises Daily

It's 1980 Again

Mises DailyFebruary 7, 2012
The question if 2012 is 1980 all over again tells us why returning to gold is imperative.

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From Loose Money to Fettered People

Mises DailyFebruary 6, 2012
It is important to recognize the link between monetary policy and individual liberty.

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The Life and Works of Böhm-Bawerk

Mises DailyFebruary 6, 2012
Eugen von Böhm-Bawerk was an economist, lawyer, finance minister, teacher, and a founding figure of the Austrian School of economics.

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Withholding Consent from the Khan

Mises DailyFebruary 6, 2012
Rather than utilize the suspicious paper chits issued by the Khan's local governor, Tabrizian merchants refused to transact or trade; tents in bazaars stood empty.

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Minimum-Wage Rates

Mises DailyFebruary 6, 2012
The market wage rate tends toward a height at which those eager to earn wages get jobs and those eager to employ workers can hire as many as they want.

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Libertarian Political Realism

Mises DailyFebruary 3, 2012
Political realism must be at the center of a thoroughgoing libertarian project.

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Ron Paul on Peace

Mises DailyFebruary 3, 2012
I have persuaded myself that this body might accept this reasonable proposition: peace.

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Misrepresenting Inequality

Mises DailyFebruary 2, 2012
Advocates for ever-more redistribution rely on seriously incomplete and misleading measures.

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Ludwig von Mises: The Logician of Freedom

Mises DailyFebruary 2, 2012
Mises was an astute observer and thinker who remained true to his principles.

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Inflation Targeting Hits the Wall

Mises DailyFebruary 1, 2012
Inflation targeting is not only defective in guaranteeing monetary stability; it was instrumental in bringing about the current financial crisis.

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