On Foreign Trade

Protectionism and Free TradeWorld History

6 hours agoArticles of Interest
Specialization and foreign trade are good things, even if one party to the transaction could produce everything better and cheaper than the other.

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What Is Cultural Marxism?

World HistoryPhilosophy and Methodology

Blog9 hours ago

Cultural Marxism is the philosophy that underlies today's trend toward crushing all dissenting opinions.

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A "Universal Basic Income" Costs More Than You Think

Taxes and Spending

Blog06/21/2018

Basic-income schemes siphon off resources from employers who could have used them to increase worker productivity — and worker incomes. 

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Shelley's Radicalism: The Poet as Economist

Media and Culture

06/20/2018Books
Sometimes poets have something to teach economists.

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Professor Israel Kirzner Receives Distinguished Fellow Award

06/20/2018Power & Market

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War Comes to Virginia

U.S. History

06/20/2018Audio/Video
The war in Virginia begins with a few minor skirmishes following the Union occupation of Alexandria and Arlington.

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The Problem with Government Licensing Schemes

Bureaucracy and RegulationCronyism and CorporatismHealth

Blog06/20/2018

Government licensing hurts employment, reduces competition — and thus quality — and serves to line the pockets of the established firms who benefit.

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