Fed Nominee Marvin Goodfriend Lied to the Senate on Taxing Cash

The FedMoney and Banking

Blog5 hours ago
If Marvin Goodfriend’s dangerous views on monetary policy didn’t disqualify him from the Fed, certainly his dishonest testimony today should.

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Does Bitcoin Use Too Much Electricity?

The EnvironmentFinancial Markets

Blog7 hours ago
An optimist says the glass is half full. A pessimist its half empty. And a Vox writer says if you drink 60 glasses in the next hour, it’ll kill you.

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The Causes of the Revolution of 1776

Free MarketsU.S. HistoryInterventionism

7 hours agoMises Daily Articles
The colonists regarded the State primarily as an instrument whereby one might help oneself and hurt others.

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Conflicts of Interest in Government Are More Common than You Think

Cronyism and CorporatismFree Markets

Blog10 hours ago
The common definition of "conflict of interest" is far too narrow, and should include taking campaign contributions in exchange for political favors.

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Patients Are “Dying in Corridors" of Britain’s Socialised Health System

Health

Blog01/23/2018
Britain's socialised healthcare system seems to be in a permanent state of crisis.

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Equilibrium, Profit and Loss, and Entrepreneurship

The EntrepreneurEntrepreneurship

01/22/2018Books
Mises stated that general equilibrium is purely a methodological device with no counterpart in the real world. It only defines profit and loss.

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The Shutdown: The Last Thing We Need is a Government Where Everyone Works Together

Big GovernmentU.S. History

Blog01/22/2018
The ability of a minority to prevent the passage of legislation is a feature of good government — it's not a bug.

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An Interview with Bettina Bien Greaves

History of the Austrian School of Economics

Blog01/22/2018
Mises's Bibliographer, Bettina Bien Greaves, has passed away at the age of 100.

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