Chris Calton: The March to America's Civil War

U.S. History

43 min agoAudio/Video
Chris Calton, host of the Mises Institute's Historical Controversies podcast, is back with a fascinating account of the antebellum era.

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Libertarian Thought in Colonial America

U.S. HistoryPolitical TheoryPraxeology

2 hours agoMises Daily Articles
The growth of libertarian thought in eighteenth-century America was heavily influenced by a preceding growth in England.

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Call for Papers: AERC 2018

4 hours agoPower & Market

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Leftist Billionaires Virtue-Signal on Tax Cuts

Taxes and Spending

Blog4 hours ago
The right to the product of one’s own labor is not in conflict with compassion and charity.

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Is Behavioral Economics Good Economics?

Austrian Economics OverviewOther Schools of Thought

Blog5 hours ago
Behavioral economists, while criticizing the mainstream economics for not being realistic, treats human beings as automatons.

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"Economic Development" Is a Corporate Welfare Scheme

Big GovernmentTaxes and Spending

Blog10 hours ago
Taxpayers are being ripped off to help companies that apparently can't turn a profit without some help from the government.

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Hayek on Good and Bad Unemployment Policies

Labor and WagesInterventionism

One of the obstacles to a successful employment policy is, paradoxically, that it is so easy to reduce unemployment, at least in the short term.

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Duties Imposed Against Chinese "Dumping" Hurt American Consumers

Protectionism and Free Trade

Democrats and Republicans all need to get over this mercantilist obsession over an imbalance of trade.

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