Mises Wire

Will the United States Survive to 1984?

Big GovernmentEducationPolitical Theory

51 min agoArticles of Interest
In this still-relevant talk from the early 70s, Ralph Raico examines why libertarians can't rely on either the New Left or the Conservatives.

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Mises on Political Compromise

Blog3 hours ago
No truth is small enough to be sacrificed in the game of political compromise.

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Which is Worse — A Trade Surplus or a Trade Deficit?

Financial MarketsGlobal EconomyMoney and BanksPolitical Theory

Blog13 hours ago
Unlike commodity money, fiat currencies allow persistent trade imbalances which cause grave discrepancies in income, consumption, and investment.

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FOMC Minutes: More of the Same

The FedGlobal Economy

21 hours agoFedWatch
The FOMC minutes revealed a Fed that doesn't know what to do, but pretends like everything's under control.

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Ten Great Economic Myths

Big GovernmentAustrian Economics Overview

Blog02/22/2017
Our country is beset by a large number of economic myths that lead us to accept unsound and dangerous government policies.

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We Need Hope

EducationStrategyWorld History

Blog02/22/2017
Just taking a moment to be cheerful is a powerful remedy from the misery of politics: in fact, such simple resistance is an almost revolutionary act.

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