There Can Be No Compromise

Austrian Economics Overview

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One of Ludwig von Mises’s most important political speeches is our year-end gift for donors!

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Chile’s "Failed" Neoliberal Reform Is Looking Pretty Good

Global EconomyWorld History

Blog11 min ago
Chile is getting richer faster than other countries from Latin America. If this is a “crisis,” other nations should hope for a similar fate.

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Asset Prices Are Prices Too

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog56 min ago
Inflation is alive and kicking, and it is currently raging in asset price increases.

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A Small Revolution

StrategyPolitical Theory

Blog4 hours ago
At this point a move toward political subsidiarity and secession seems the most fruitful, realistic, and humane approach for pragmatic libertarians.

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Government Should Leave Bakers Alone

Bureaucracy and RegulationThe Entrepreneur

Blog5 hours ago
Even if the bakery wins in this case, its victory will only protect those businesses acting on a “sincere religious conviction.” That's a bad thing.

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Net Neutrality and the Problem with "Experts"

Calculation and KnowledgePrices

Supporters of net neutrality imagine that if we can only get the "right" group of people, a tiny handful of "experts" can govern the internet.

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Defending the Undefendable: The Slum Lord

Free MarketsFrom the Archives

Slum housing is a problem when the inhabitants live there of necessity — not wishing to remain there, but unable to afford anything better.

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The Non-Crime of "Lying to the FBI"

The object of creating bogus categories of crime, naturally, is to leverage power over adversaries; to scare them.

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The Fed's Fantasy on Neutral Interest Rates

The FedCapital and Interest Theory

The Fed is trying to establish a level of interest rate that corresponds to the conditions of the free market. Unfortunately, this is impossible.

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