Is the Fed Trying to Bail Out the World? Sure Looks Like It

Like the arsonist who then heroically fights the fire he set, the Fed is increasing its efforts to bail out banks both at home and abroad. This does not end well.

Worldwide Protests against Involvement in Ukraine: Will Governments Listen?

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Despite governments' support of continuing the Ukraine war, ordinary American and European citizens want nothing to do with it.

Bipartisanship Is Not a Substitute for Voluntary Exchange

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Politicians tout "bipartisanship"—that often just means one's pocket will be picked even more cleanly.

ESG En Route to Etatism

03/27/2023Mises Media

The Henry Hazlitt Memorial Lecture, sponsored by Harvey and Mei Allison.

Does Cost Cutting Undermine Economic Growth?


Keynesian economists claim that cutting costs in a business slowdown is counterproductive. As usual, the Keynesians have it backward.

Defending Private Property: Principles of Justice in Rothbard's Ethics of Liberty

03/27/2023Mises Media

The Murray N. Rothbard Memorial Lecture, sponsored by Steven and Cassandra Torello.

Why Fractional Reserve Banking Is behind Bank Failures


Suppose an addict had the ability to magically create, ex nihilo, his own stimulating drug, as fractional reserve banks can do with money and credit. Would you expect moderation?



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