Mises Daily

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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The Politics of Johann Wolfgang Goethe

Mises DailyFebruary 1, 2012
Goethe favored small city-states with an integrated and free market between them.

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Currency Wars

Mises DailyJanuary 31, 2012
It is not just rockets and bombs that are fired; war is raged on the economic front, with currency manipulation as the primary weapon.

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Economics from the Ground Up

Mises DailyJanuary 31, 2012
One of the unhappy casualties of World War I was the old-fashioned treatise on economic "principles."...

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