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A Word of Thanks, Lew

Blog12/14/2017
We want to update friends and supporters of the Institute on Lew’s progress, and remind all of us of the tremendous debt of gratitude we owe him.

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A Libertarian Theory of Free Immigration

War and Foreign PolicyInterventionismPolitical Theory

6 hours agoThe Journal of Libertarian Studies
The problems posed by free emigration and immigration often lead to confusion among libertarian theorists and lovers of freedom.
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Will Cryptocurrencies Pass the Market Test?

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog9 hours ago
It is not enough to have an established purchasing power. A particular thing — to be used as money — must also pass the market selection process.

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Whether it's Baking or Dating, Consent Matters

Blog12/16/2017
Forcing people to use their bodies in certain ways without their consent is not justice. It's violence.

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Jim Bovard on Our Slavish Devotion to Politics

Media and CultureStrategyPolitical Theory

12/15/2017Audio/Video
Jeff Deist and Jim Bovard discuss what's wrong with our body politic.

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George Washington: An Image and Its Influence

U.S. History

12/15/2017Books
Washington took office in 1789 and was viewed as a hero. Were the effects of the influence that accompanied this prestige good or bad for liberty?

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What Real Tax Reform Looks Like

Blog12/15/2017
Real tax reform means reducing taxes and government spending. It does mean tax cuts in some places, and tax increases in others.

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De-Homogenizing Cryptocurrencies

Blog12/15/2017
Over 1000 different cryptocurrencies exist, and their uses and values can vary considerably.

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Why We Should Worry About China

Financial MarketsGlobal EconomyBusiness Cycles

Blog12/15/2017
The Japanese growth miracle was built on a massive debt bubble. China presents many similarities in its economic model.

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