Congress Loves to Slap Sanctions on Foreign Regimes — But Do They Ever Work?

War and Foreign Policy

Blog57 min ago
Economic sanctions as foreign policy are based on the idea that it's good to make civilians suffer in order to bring about regime change. It's a failed strategy.

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Our Obsession with Survey Data is Ruining Economics

Philosophy and Methodology

Blog17 hours ago
The many flaws of survey data makes it a rather questionable foundation for economic science.

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A Mixed Hero: A Libertarian Reassessment of Elon Musk

The EntrepreneurEntrepreneurship

Blog17 hours ago
The fact that the state hands out money to entrepreneurs like Elon Musk is a problem that is best solved by focusing our ire not on people like Musk — but on the state itself.

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What I Learned from Murray Rothbard

BiographiesStrategy

18 hours agoAudio/Video
Tom Woods presents the opening lecture of Mises University 2017.

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Should Libertarians Care about the Constitution?

Legal SystemStrategyU.S. History

07/21/2017Audio/Video
What should libertarians think about America's founding document? Jeff Deist interviews Brion McClanahan and Allen Mendenhall.

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Week in Review: July 22, 2017

Blog07/21/2017
The GOP should work toward the elimination of the entire framework of the current highly regulated, subsidized, and manipulated healthcare market

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The Never-Ending Woes of a Government "Enterprise"

Bureaucracy and RegulationTaxes and Spending

Blog07/21/2017
Ignoring the historic failures of government enterprises, mainstream opinion still recoils in horror at the idea of private-sector mass transit.

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Obama's AWOL Anti-War Protest

Blog07/21/2017
Why did so many Bush-era anti-war activists abandon the cause after Obama took office?

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