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Coming of Age with Murray

Biographies

10/16/2017Speeches and Presentations
Hans Hoppe remembers his great mentor and friend, Murray Rothbard.

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GDP Is a Tool of Politics, Not Economics

U.S. Economy

54 min agoQuarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
The author sees GDP as superior to all currently available alternatives of measuring growth. But, that is not a reason for continuing to use it.

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Crack Babies, the Contras, and the CIA

HealthMedia and CultureU.S. History

8 hours agoAudio/Video
Chris Calton discusses the war on drugs in the 1980s.

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The Democracy of the Marketplace

Blog9 hours ago
The consumers, by their buying and abstention from buying, elect the entrepreneurs in a daily repeated plebiscite.

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Krugman and the "Heroic" Fed

The FedMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog17 hours ago
If Krugman had his way, government agencies would have unlimited powers to control the economy, since government agents know better than everyone else.

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Opportunity and the Entrepreneur

The EntrepreneurEntrepreneurshipSubjectivism

10/17/2017Mises Daily Articles
The discovery and (potential) exploitation of opportunities is proposed as the unit of analysis for entrepreneurship research.

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Milton Friedman and Conservatives: Wrong on Education

Blog10/17/2017
Milton Friedman was wrong on school vouchers in the past, and conservatives who continue to support vouchers are wrong today.

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A Call for "Do-Nothing" Presidents Without Legacies

Big GovernmentPolitical Theory

Blog10/17/2017
Presidential legacies mean government planning and control over the decisions and destinies of large numbers of people.

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Seeking More QE for Japan — Abe Calls Snap Election

Global EconomyMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog10/17/2017
The Bank of Japan is even more committed than the Fed is to continued QE and easy money.

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