Mises Daily

Civic Religion Reasserted

Mises DailyDecember 21, 2011
Relative to what is democracy "efficient"? Wittman does not say...

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Postmarket Effects of Intellectual Monopoly

Mises DailyDecember 20, 2011
Digital-music pricing is standardized and immune to market demand, just as store prices were in the Soviet Union.

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Roman Law: From Laissez-Faire to Statism

Mises DailyDecember 20, 2011
Private-property rights and laissez-faire were the fundamental heritage of the Roman law to later centuries.

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The Pure Time-Preference Theory of Interest

Mises DailyDecember 19, 2011
By dictating key interest rates, modern central bankers are believed to be alchemists.

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The Market for Literary Products

Mises DailyDecember 19, 2011
Capitalism is essentially a system of mass production for the satisfaction of the needs of the masses. The outstanding example is literature.

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Emersonian Individualism

Mises DailyDecember 16, 2011
We're better off judging Emerson on the basis of his words, which could be called libertarian.

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Averages and Aggregates

Mises DailyDecember 16, 2011
Any serious doubt concerning the validity of aggregates and averages is a dagger aimed straight at the heart of current empirical research and statistical analysis.

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The Power of Ideas at Work

Mises DailyDecember 15, 2011
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Nonpraxeological Schools of Thought

Mises DailyDecember 15, 2011
Non-Austrian schools have a confusion over the categorical difference between theory and history.

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MF Global's Fractional Reserves

Mises DailyDecember 14, 2011
Has free banking turned MF Global into the eighth largest bankruptcy in history?

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