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Coming of Age with Murray

Biographies

10/16/2017Speeches and Presentations
Hans Hoppe remembers his great mentor and friend, Murray Rothbard.

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What a Gold-Backed Yuan and Cryptocurrencies May Mean for the Dollar

Money and BanksGold StandardMoney and Banking

Blog55 min ago
China has wanted to unshackle itself from the dollar for a long time and now they’re giving yuan-denominated gold contracts a third try.

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Europe's Secession Problems Aren't Going Away

Blog2 hours ago
As time goes on, it's going to be harder and harder for nation-states to defend the current configuration of their national borders.

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The Eternal Struggle Between the Merchant and the Bureaucrat

Global EconomyProtectionism and Free TradeWorld History

Civilization, it ought to be remembered, has been created by those men who have resisted power, not by those who have exercised it.

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GDP Is a Tool of Politics, Not Economics

U.S. Economy

12 hours agoQuarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
The author sees GDP as superior to all currently available alternatives of measuring growth. But, that is not a reason for continuing to use it.

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Crack Babies, the Contras, and the CIA

HealthMedia and CultureU.S. History

20 hours agoAudio/Video
Chris Calton discusses the war on drugs in the 1980s.

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The Democracy of the Marketplace

Blog21 hours ago
The consumers, by their buying and abstention from buying, elect the entrepreneurs in a daily repeated plebiscite.

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Krugman and the "Heroic" Fed

The FedMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog10/18/2017
If Krugman had his way, government agencies would have unlimited powers to control the economy, since government agents know better than everyone else.

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Opportunity and the Entrepreneur

The EntrepreneurEntrepreneurshipSubjectivism

10/17/2017Mises Daily Articles
The discovery and (potential) exploitation of opportunities is proposed as the unit of analysis for entrepreneurship research.

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