There's a Bubble in New York City Taxi Medallions

Blog2 hours ago
Like condos in Vegas a decade ago, taxi medallions in NYC once looked like a rock-solid investment.

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The Agony of the Welfare State, Finnish Style

Blog4 hours ago
Wanted: more babies to feed the welfare state.

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Why is NASA Covering Up Elon Musk’s Mistakes?

Blog14 hours ago
Elon Musk's SpaceX appears to have some very good friends in Congress who are working to grant SpaceX monopoly powers.

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Government Regulation and Crony Capitalism is Keeping Thousands in Florida without Power

Cronyism and Corporatism

The pain and suffering currently being felt is the direct result of government policy and the perverse incentives of crony capitalism.

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If the Majority Votes to Secede — What About the Minority?

Decentralization and SecessionU.S. History

To protect minority rights, the answer to some secession is even more secession.

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Mises and Cosmopolitanism

Free MarketsPolitical Theory

Like Mises himself, the Mises Institute seeks "the perfect cooperation of all mankind, taking place peacefully and without friction."

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Questions Remain as the Fed Finally Begins to Reverse QE

The Fed

Of course the noise of the Fed’s actions only serves to distract from the real issue, which is the continuing economic stagnation of the US economy.

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Then Came Nixon

Media and CultureThe Police StateU.S. History

Chris Calton explains how Nixon kicked off the modern War on Drugs.

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