A Word of Thanks, Lew

We want to update friends and supporters of the Institute on Lew’s progress, and remind all of us of the tremendous debt of gratitude we owe him.

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Review: The International Monetary System and the Theory of Monetary Systems

Monetary TheoryMoney and Banking

3 hours agoQuarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
This is an accomplished theoretical inquiry into the workings of the international monetary system.

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The Tea Party, Ten Years Later

U.S. History

Blog5 hours ago
There's the antiwar Ron Paul version of the Tea Party movement — and then there's the fake, pro-war Sarah Palin version.

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California Wildfires Don’t Have to be the New Normal

The EnvironmentPrivate Property

Blog11 hours ago
Government owners of public lands just don’t have the same incentives to manage land as carefully as private owners.

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The FBI Is an Enemy of Freedom

Big GovernmentThe Police State

Blog11 hours ago
It's hard to imagine an entity within the federal government more out of control and in need of abolition than the FBI.

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A Libertarian Theory of Free Immigration

War and Foreign PolicyInterventionismPolitical Theory

12/16/2017The Journal of Libertarian Studies
The problems posed by free emigration and immigration often lead to confusion among libertarian theorists and lovers of freedom.


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Will Cryptocurrencies Pass the Market Test?

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

It is not enough to have an established purchasing power. A particular thing — to be used as money — must also pass the market selection process.

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Whether it's Baking or Dating, Consent Matters

Private Property

Forcing people to use their bodies in certain ways without their consent is not justice. It's violence.

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Jim Bovard on Our Slavish Devotion to Politics

Media and CultureStrategyPolitical Theory

Jeff Deist and Jim Bovard discuss what's wrong with our body politic.

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