Mises Wire

The Stinky Japanese Bond

Money and BanksBusiness CyclesMoney and Banking

Blog49 min ago

Central banks have been on a bond-buying spree. This is good for governments deep in debt. But it is a risky and dangerous policy for the rest of us.

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Mises’s Lasting Legacy

BiographiesHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

2 hours agoMises Daily Articles
It was Mises's misfortune that during his life his economic and political ideas were so out of fashion. But, his legacy is lasting and strong.

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Yellen Grilled on Fed Partisanship

Big GovernmentThe Fed

Blog6 hours ago

The Fed's claim of independence is as shallow as its numerous promises to raise rates and return to normal monetary policy.

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Baby Steps Toward Marijuana Legalization in Poland

Legal SystemMonopoly and CompetitionPolitical Theory

Blog8 hours ago

A Polish politician's severe illness has suddenly put legalization of medical marijuana on the table.

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Roll Call: 'The Deficit Debate Has Disappeared'

Taxes and SpendingPolitical Theory

Blog18 hours ago

Donald Trump has forced the GOP to admit it really has no interest in serious spending cuts or in balancing the budget.

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The New Nevada: Taxpayer Bucks for Billionaires

Taxes and SpendingU.S. EconomyPolitical Theory

Blog23 hours ago

The Silver State is not what it used to be and its lawmakers can not help saying "yes" to billionaires seeking taxpayer largesse.

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