Big GovernmentThe Fed
The Fed's claim of independence is as shallow as its numerous promises to raise rates and return to normal monetary policy.
Legal SystemMonopoly and CompetitionPolitical Theory
A Polish politician's severe illness has suddenly put legalization of medical marijuana on the table.
Taxes and SpendingPolitical Theory
Donald Trump has forced the GOP to admit it really has no interest in serious spending cuts or in balancing the budget.
Taxes and SpendingU.S. EconomyPolitical Theory
The Silver State is not what it used to be and its lawmakers can not help saying "yes" to billionaires seeking taxpayer largesse.
EducationAustrian Economics OverviewHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsPhilosophy and Methodology
In the tradition of Ludwig von Mises himself, the Mises Institute works daily to pass on sound economics to a new generation of teachers and writers.
Driven by rising homicides in a handful of cities, the US homicide rate is increasing. Fortunately, the rate remains near a 50-year low.