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Mises Daily Wednesday: Why I Have Hope

BlogFebruary 10, 2016

Thanks to our bankrupt economic policies, faith in our regime will soon be shaken whether we like it or not. Fortunately, we don't need a majority to make some changes for the better.

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Hayek on CNBC

BlogFebruary 10, 2016

Congressman Jeb Hensarling mentions Hayek's Fatal Conceit regarding the Fed bureaucracy's ability to manage money and interest rates. 

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"Gridlock" in DC Does Little to Stymie Government Spending

BlogFebruary 9, 2016

It's long been common knowledge among advocates for limited government that the best thing to hope for is "gridlock" in DC where one party controls the White House and the other party controls the Congress.

This theory assumes that in such a case, the two parties will...

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If You Want Bigger Government, Vote Republican

BlogFebruary 9, 2016

One of the nice things about Bernie Sanders is that he seems to be honestly saying flat-out that he plans to massively increase the size of government.

The other candidates are probably lying either to themselves or to us  — or to both — about what they likely will do...

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Peyton Saves the Super Bowl Indicator?

BlogFebruary 9, 2016

Peyton Manning Just Save the Super Bowl Indicator?

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2016’s Economy Begins with a Whimper

Mises Daily Tuesday: 2016's Economy Begins with a Whimper

BlogFebruary 9, 2016

Global markets are showing they can't handle even a tiny bit of tightening by the Federal Reserve, and other central banks are doubling down on rock-bottom interest rates. After six years of "recovery" can we ever abandon endless easy money?

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The Central Planning Mindset Has Won

BlogFebruary 8, 2016

Central banks and monetary policy are keeping old Soviet dreams of central planning alive. 

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The January-February issue of The Austrian Is Online!

BlogFebruary 8, 2016

In the latest issue of The Austrian, Ron Paul identifies reasons for optimism in the cause for liberty, and outlines where the movement should go from here.

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Quicken Loans

What Was Quicken Loans Thinking?

BlogFebruary 8, 2016

Apparently Quicken Loans is thinking like John Maynard Keynes and Paul Krugman. They can create their own bubble and multiplier effect. It's magic!

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Three Reasons to Be Worried About the Economy

Mises Daily Monday: Three Reasons to Be Worried About the Economy

BlogFebruary 8, 2016

Thanks to relentless government and central-bank intervention, debt is growing at the same time that workers are becoming less entrepreneurial and less productive. That's not a good combination.

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