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Did You Hear the One . . .

BlogSeptember 2, 2015

about a Swedish guy who went into a bank to open a simple savings account and had his business refused?  Well here it is. 

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Blame the Federal Reserve, Not China, for Stock Market Crash

BlogSeptember 2, 2015

Following Monday’s historic stock market downturn, many politicians and so-called economic experts rushed to the microphones to explain why the market crashed and to propose "solutions” to our economic woes. Not surprisingly, most of those commenting not only failed to give the...

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Happy Birthday Hans!

BlogSeptember 2, 2015

Today is  Hans Hoppe's birthday

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Bloomberg: Time for a Cease-Fire in the War on Cash

BlogSeptember 1, 2015

Bloomberg today reports on the War on Cash, which we've covered rather extensively at mises.org. The author, Mark gilbert, concludes by calling for " a cease-fire in the cash war." Gilbert...

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Mt. McKinley Controversy Illustrates the Absurdity of the Centralized American State

BlogSeptember 1, 2015

The controversy over the name of a mountain in Alaska helps to illustrate just how absurd rule from DC can be, and exhibits for all to see the fundamental problem that arises when people think it is the business of a centralized government to decide even the tiniest local matters thousands of...

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Is the US in Recession Right Now?

BlogSeptember 1, 2015

The Canadian government reports that Canada was in recession during the first half of 2015. The Canadian...

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Is There a Missing Element in Austrian Economics?

BlogSeptember 1, 2015

Can Austrian economics explain selfless love?

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The "True Money Supply" Metric: Recent Trends

BlogAugust 31, 2015

The "true money supply" developed by Rothbard and Salerno points toward declining growth rates in money since 2011.

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