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Entrepreneurial Decision Making with Peter Klein

The EntrepreneurEntrepreneurship

04/16/2019Audio/Video
Decision-making can be daunting for entrepreneurs. Hunter Hastings and Peter Klein discuss how economics can help.
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The Arbitrary Line Between Legal Bribery and Illegal Bribery

Bureaucracy and RegulationWorld History

Blog1 hour ago

The corruption scandal that now plagues Justin Trudeau goes back to the rather questionable notion that the Canadian government ought to regulate contracts in foreign countries, while also setting an arbitrary distinction between legal and illegal bribery.

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Eric Mack on Libertarianism

04/22/2019Power & Market

In Libertarianism, the philosopher Eric Mack  offers an excellent and important guide to libertarian theory. In my review, I concentrate on his discussion of Robert Nozick.

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Is Libertarianism Amoral?

BiographiesThe FedWar and Foreign PolicyPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

04/22/2019Mises Daily Articles
Conservatives have often claimed that that the libertarian (aka "classical liberal") alleges "human freedom as the single moral imperative. " But I doubt a single example of this could be found in the whole history of liberalism.
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Can We Have a Reasonable Discussion About Vaccines?

Health

04/22/2019Audio/Video
Are public health concerns about unvaccinated children sufficient to trump individual liberty? Accad and Koka interview Dr. Niran Al-Aqba, a board-certified pediatrician in Washington State.
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"Obstruction of Justice" Isn’t What People Think It Is

Legal System

Blog04/22/2019

As far as the FBI is concerned, it can do whatever it wants — and anyone who resists its power is guilty of "obstruction of justice."

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Reefer Madness: Government Efforts to Criminalize Marijuana

Big GovernmentHealthU.S. History

04/22/2019Audio/Video
Chris Calton presents to Young Americans for Liberty at Auburn University on 20 April 2019.
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Journal of Libertarian Studies: Returning 2019

04/22/2019Power & Market

The Journal of Libertarian Studies is back! First issue will appear before year's end, with David Gordon as editor.

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Central Banks May be Enabling Unhealthy Corporate Buyouts

Rather than increase efficiency and profitability, corporate managers look for easy ways to increase their salaries through leveraged buyouts. And central banks have a key role in making this easier and more common.

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Misesian Insight: Cantillon Effects and Financialization

Financial MarketsMoney and Banking

A important factor in wealth redistribution has been the increased participation of both financial and non-financial firms in financial markets.

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