The Gold Standard Act of 1900 and After

Gold Standard

4 hours agoBooks
The Gold Standard Act was only the first step on the much-needed path to fundamental banking reform.

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When Pollution Is a Violation of Property Rights

The EnvironmentPrivate Property

Blog7 hours ago

Rothbard's prescriptions for legal remedies against polluters are far better than the regulatory regime now favored by governments. 

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The Lies and Hypocrisy of the Civil War

Decentralization and SecessionU.S. History


The Confederate statue controversy exposes lies and hypocrisy that characterize the popular depiction of the Civil War.

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The Humanitarian with the Guillotine

03/23/2018Mises Daily Articles
"The slaughter committed by barbarians would not add up to one-tenth the horrors perpetrated by rulers with good intentions."

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The Looming Mortgage Liquidity Crisis

Money and BanksU.S. Economy


Everything is dandy if borrowers make their payments on their increasingly unaffordable homes. But will unemployment remain low forever?

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Augsburg: A Capitalist Hub at the Birth of the Modern

World History

Germany's Augsburg played a key role in the rise of the modern marketplace in Europe. 

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In Defense of "Extreme Apriorism"

Philosophy and MethodologyPraxeology

The stimulating methodological controversy between Machlup and Hutchison proves that there are sometimes more than two sides to every question.

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