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In Defense of Debt Collection

3 hours agoMises Daily Articles
So the government is concerned about rough debt-collection tactics? Try skipping out on your taxes this year and see how rough the tactics can become.

This Is What Could Trigger Big Growth in CPI Inflation

Blog6 hours ago

Whether today's Great Monetary Inflation (which began in 2011) will end with sustained CPI inflation remains a wide-open question at this point. Prices could be reined in as in the 1990s, or a 1970s-style inflation could still be in store.

Why Stimulus Does Not Stimulate

Blog11 hours ago

The specific institutional conditions in 1936 Britain caused inflation to work as intended once, and not well. Stimulus policy today completely ignores these origins and has become a universal solvent to heal all economic ills.

The G7's Reckless Commitment To Mounting Debt


The global minimum tax rate will not hurt G7 members or large technology giants, but it will devastate small and dynamic countries that need to attract capital and investment and who cannot afford to have the tax rate of global leading nations.

Is Guaranteed Basic Income the Solution to Robots Taking Our Jobs?


The automation doomers assume that when jobs are eliminated by automation in one place, that the number of jobs are permanently gone. For this to be true, there would have to be no growth in the need for labor elsewhere.

A Brief History of Secession Referenda in Europe


Over the past 200 years, Europeans have held many elections to decide secession questions. In some cases, these votes were used in the creation of an entirely new sovereign state. 

With Reverse Repos, The Fed Is Now Trying to Clean up Its Own Mess


One of the areas of the economy that the Fed recently needed to bail out was money market funds. Most investors consider these funds cash. One wonders why the Fed would be forced to provide liquidity to shore up liquidity.

Why America's Oligarchs Are Moving Left


Wokeness may now be a public relations strategy—a method of appealing to the moral sensibilities of the upper-middle-class woke American consumer. 

The Ethics of Liberty with Ryan McMaken

06/11/2021Mises Media

Ryan McMaken joins the show to tackle the toughest and most controversial chapters ofThe Ethics of Liberty — abortion, the rights of children, defamation, and all the "what ifs" contained in lifeboat situations.



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