Mises Wire

Did Debt Exist Before Money? It Doesn't Matter

Monetary Theory

We should rewrite our textbook accounts to include the possibility of credit preceding a common medium of exchange and call it inter-temporal barter.

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Are Advertising "Bribes" Unethical?

Media and CulturePolitical TheoryPrivate Property

Blog7 hours ago

If the FTC really cared about the harmful effects of hidden sponsorships and fraudulent goods, it would spend all its time investigating government.

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Our Monetary System Favors the Rich and Hurts the Poor

Business CyclesMonetary Theory

Blog19 hours ago

Our monetary system encourages debt and punishes saving. It also benefits those who already have money at the expense of those who do not.

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