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Will the American Economy Survive in 2018?

June 2, 2018

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Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas

Join us in Dallas-Ft. Worth for a no-holds barred look at the US economy and political landscape.

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Who is Carl Menger?

BiographiesHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

44 min agoAudio/Video
Jeff Deist discusses the major contributions of Carl Menger (1840–1921), founder of the Austrian school of economics.

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The Racist History of Gun Control

Big GovernmentLegal SystemU.S. History

Blog5 hours ago

The first attempts at gun control were aimed at disarming minorities. This has continued throughout American history.

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Ryan McMaken on The Ingraham Angle

5 hours agoPower & Market

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How the Feds Use Transportation Funds to Spy on You

Big GovernmentThe Police State

Blog10 hours ago

The federal government relies on state and local officials to run its ever-growing surveillance state. This could also be its Achilles heel.

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An Anti-Inflation Program

StrategyPolitical Theory

Blog05/21/2018

It is instructive to consider what a sensible anti-inflationary legislative program would be like if we could get it.

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Problems With the Market Monetarist Approach to "Explaining" the Economy

Money and BanksMonetary TheoryMoney and Banking

Blog05/21/2018

Scott Sumner's Market Monetarist framework is seductively simple, but relies on a definitional trick.

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Trump's Big Defense-Spending Plans Aren't Enough for this Beltway Think Tank

War and Foreign Policy

Blog05/21/2018

Military spending in 2018 will be one of the biggest years for defense spending ever. 

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America Doesn’t Need a 5-Year Plan

Global Economy

Blog05/21/2018

China is growing despite government meddling in the economy, not because of it. 

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