Guns and Schools: Can the Market do Better?

The Police StatePolitical TheoryPrivate Property

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People want safe neighborhoods and schools, which is just another way to say there is a market for them.

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Central Bank Musical Chairs

Money and BanksMonetary Theory

Blog29 min ago
Reversing trillions of dollars of securities purchases will create turmoil. And now that price inflation is in equation, the ride will be bumpy.

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The State's Odd Definition of "Consent"

Legal System

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"Consenting" to something while being detained by police is a bit like "consenting" to hand over your wallet when a mugger pulls a gun.

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Filibuster in Nicaragua, Part 4: War in Nicaragua

U.S. HistoryWorld History

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Chris Calton continues the story of William Walker and his hope of “Americanizing” Latin America.

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Is Money Creation Fueling the Stock Market Surge?

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

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In order then to have a general increase in prices, all other things being equal, there must be an increase first in the money supply.

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Mises and His Methods

Other Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and MethodologyPraxeology

How did Mises go about doing economics? How do his methods compare with those of the modern mainstream?

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With Inequality, Some Is Fair and Some Is Unfair

Free MarketsLabor and Wages

Market growth can naturally lead to greater inequality. But government interventions often add their own, more insidious brand of inequality.

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End the Drug War for These Very Practical Reasons

HealthLegal System

Drug addiction is indeed a serious problem. But the war on drugs does not lessen this problem, nor does it address the core issues leading to addiction.

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