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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A Libertarian Theory of Free Immigration

War and Foreign PolicyInterventionismPolitical Theory

6 hours agoThe 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

Blog9 hours ago
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

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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George Washington: An Image and Its Influence

U.S. History

Washington took office in 1789 and was viewed as a hero. Were the effects of the influence that accompanied this prestige good or bad for liberty?

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What Real Tax Reform Looks Like

Real tax reform means reducing taxes and government spending. It does mean tax cuts in some places, and tax increases in others.

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De-Homogenizing Cryptocurrencies

Over 1000 different cryptocurrencies exist, and their uses and values can vary considerably.

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Why We Should Worry About China

Financial MarketsGlobal EconomyBusiness Cycles

The Japanese growth miracle was built on a massive debt bubble. China presents many similarities in its economic model.

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