"Classical Liberalism" Will Never Satisfy the Left

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Mises and Hayek used "classical liberal” to distinguish themselves from the Left. Today the term is used primarily to appease the Left.


Do Falling Prices Cause or Predict a Recession?

Blog10 hours ago

An upcoming recession likely will lead to falling asset prices. But these price decreases do not cause recessions, but rather are a result of them.

Fiat and Gold: Two Fixes for a Broken US Monetary Base

The US monetary system is out of sorts and out of control. The authors show a path back from the inflation brink to monetary soundness.

Total Employed Workers Fell Again in November as Savings and Incomes Fall


From March 2022 to November, the number of total employed persons has only increased by 12,000 people meaning there are fewer employed people now than before the covid panic.

Reflections upon the Centennial of Mises's Socialism


It has been a hundred years since Mises published Socialism. It is more relevant than ever.

Economic Progress and Economic Decay: North versus South


While high-quality automobiles and other manufactured goods are being produced in the Southeast, northeastern states like New York are falling behind, thanks to progressive governance.

January 6 Trials Remind Us Why We Must Abolish Seditious Conspiracy Laws


The January 6 trials remind us violence against a person or property should be prosecuted as exactly that, and not as a special category of crime against the regime.

Renewables and EVs in the Grip of Lesseps Syndrome


The so-called green energy strategy is no strategy at all. Instead, it is an attempt to cripple the energy industries in vain hopes that renewables will magically cover the energy shortfall.

An Economist Examines US Foreign Policy and Finds It Wanting


Economist Christopher Coyne of George Mason University uses economic logic to expose the follies of militaristic US policies overseas.



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