Mises Wire

Why the "Experts" Can't Agree About Fed Rate Hikes

The FedMonetary Theory

2 hours agoFedWatch
When should the Fed raise rates? Mainstream economists rely on statistics, but reject the necessary theory by which to interpret.

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The Economic Evil of Eugenics

HealthInterventionism

Blog6 hours ago
Central planning implies eugenics, and eugenics in turn is a kind of central planning.

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Our Huge Hidden Tax: Government Regulations

Taxes and SpendingU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog16 hours ago
Eliminating government regulations is as critical as tax relief in turning the US economy around.

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Nietzsche and the State

War and Foreign PolicyWorld HistoryPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

Blog16 hours ago
Nietzsche thought that the state would probably be replaced by private protection agencies.

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Democracy, the God That's Failing

StrategyPolitical Theory

Blog02/17/2017
Jefferson and Hoppe were right about democracy, but it took Trump and Brexit to show the world how quickly elites abandon it when they don’t prevail.

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The Great Gatsby and the Fed

Booms and BustsMedia and CultureBusiness CyclesPolitical Theory

Blog02/17/2017
The “constant flicker” of American life described by Fitzgerald in his novel is no less than the artificial boom driven by the Fed during the 1920s.

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