The Eclipse: How Markets Could Have Prevented the "Traffic Nightmare"

PricesValue and Exchange

Blog32 min ago
After the eclipse, access to major roadways should have been priced according to highway capacity and demand.

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Ron Paul Reacts to Trump's Afghanistan Speech

War and Foreign Policy

Blog4 hours ago
On Twitter, Ron Paul reacted to President Donald Trump's speech last night calling for increasing US presence in Afghanistan.

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Austrian Monetary Theory vs. Federal Reserve Inflation Targeting

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog4 hours ago
When a central bank sets a two-percent price inflation target as a guide for monetary policy, it is targeting an arbitrary construction of economic statisticians.

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Ron Paul Institute Statement on Trump's Afghanistan Speech

War and Foreign Policy

Blog4 hours ago
Daniel McAdams, Executive Director of the Ron Paul Institute for Peace and Prosperity, released this statement regarding President Trump's speech.

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Why Was Ancient China so Good at War, and so Bad at Commerce?

War and Foreign PolicyWorld HistoryEntrepreneurship

Blog6 hours ago
By providing rewards for bureaucrats and punishments for merchants, many rulers destroyed interest in entrepreneurship and innovation outside the state.

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The Chinese Economy's Fatal Flaws

Bureaucracy and RegulationGlobal EconomyMoney and Banking

Blog16 hours ago
China faces problems of both an easy-money-induced bubble, and a corrupt regulatory regime.

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The Real Cause of America's Opioid Epidemic

HealthLegal SystemU.S. History

Blog08/20/2017
The real cause of this epidemic is various government policies and the real solution is the dismantling of those same policies, in perpetuum.

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The Levellers: The First Libertarians

Blog08/20/2017
The English Levellers transformed vague notions of natural law into the firmly individualistic concepts of natural rights for every human being.

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