The Gold Standard Act of 1900 and After

Gold Standard

57 min agoBooks
The Gold Standard Act was only the first step on the much-needed path to fundamental banking reform.

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When Pollution Is a Violation of Property Rights

The EnvironmentPrivate Property

Blog3 hours ago

Rothbard's prescriptions for legal remedies against polluters are far better than the regulatory regime now favored by governments. 

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The Lies and Hypocrisy of the Civil War

Decentralization and SecessionU.S. History

Blog8 hours ago

The Confederate statue controversy exposes lies and hypocrisy that characterize the popular depiction of the Civil War.

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The Humanitarian with the Guillotine

03/23/2018Mises Daily Articles
"The slaughter committed by barbarians would not add up to one-tenth the horrors perpetrated by rulers with good intentions."

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The Looming Mortgage Liquidity Crisis

Money and BanksU.S. Economy


Everything is dandy if borrowers make their payments on their increasingly unaffordable homes. But will unemployment remain low forever?

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Augsburg: A Capitalist Hub at the Birth of the Modern

World History

Germany's Augsburg played a key role in the rise of the modern marketplace in Europe. 

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In Defense of "Extreme Apriorism"

Philosophy and MethodologyPraxeology

The stimulating methodological controversy between Machlup and Hutchison proves that there are sometimes more than two sides to every question.

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