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144 Million Americans Now Live in States with Legal Recreational Marijuana

Anti-PoliticsLawProperty Rights

1 hour agoMises Media
Were these cannabis-legal states to combine to form their own country, it would be the tenth-largest country in the world.
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In Defense of Defaulting on the National Debt

Big GovernmentThe FedGlobal EconomyTaxes and SpendingU.S. EconomyWar and Foreign Policy

7 hours agoMises Media
Conventional wisdom says a country should manage its debts, but what if debt has become uncontrollable?
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How Money Printing Destroyed Argentina and Can Destroy Others

Big GovernmentThe FedGlobal EconomyTaxes and SpendingU.S. EconomyWar and Foreign Policy

06/28/2022Mises Media
Inflation in Argentina is far worse than neighboring countries. It has only one cause: an extractive and confiscatory monetary policy—printing pesos without control and without demand.
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Peter Lewin and Steven Phelan: How Do Entrepreneurs Calculate Economic Value Added? Subjectively.

The EntrepreneurEntrepreneurship

06/28/2022Mises Media
Once businesses master the principles of subjectivism and subjective value in combination, they can open new horizons of innovation and growth.
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Jamaica's Experience Shows That Even Draconian Gun Control Will Not Stop Gun Violence

LawProperty RightsThe Police StateWar and Foreign Policy

06/28/2022Mises Media
In the wake of mass shootings, progressives claim that draconian gun laws will stop these tragic events. However, the gun control record in places like Jamaica provides contrary evidence.
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The Fed Is Winging It: A 75 Basis Point Hike "Seemed like the Right Thing"

Anti-PoliticsEconomic PolicyThe FedU.S. Economy

06/27/2022Mises Media
When asked to quantify how a 75-point hike is better than a 50-point one, Powell had no answer. And will it work? Powell could only say "we'll know when we get there."
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For Presidents, Unpopularity Is a Simple PR Problem. Biden Is No Exception

Anti-PoliticsProgressivismU.S. Economy

06/26/2022Mises Media
The Biden administration, stung by low poll numbers, insists that the president is receiving unfair PR, which is hiding the "truth" about Biden's many accomplishments.
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Rising Interest Rates Are Revealing the True Damage Done by the Fed

Central BanksEconomic PolicyThe FedInflationMonetary PolicyU.S. EconomyGold Standard

06/25/2022Mises Media
Janet Yellen admits she underestimated inflation, but she still does not realize that inflation is not higher prices, but the increase in fiat money that forces up prices.
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A Looming Recession: How Bad Is It?

Booms and BustsInflationMoney and BanksMoney Supply

06/24/2022Mises Media
Ryan McMaken joins Jeff and Bob for a hard look at the economic reality Americans face today.
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