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Coronavirus Propaganda Mimics War Propaganda

Media and CultureWar and Foreign Policy

Propaganda kills, but it also works. Many of the same tactics employed to destroy opposition to the Iraq War are being used today against opponents of lockdowns.
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Crisis or Opportunity? To Politicians, It's the Same Thing

Big GovernmentPolitical Theory

The COVID-19 panic has provided a myriad of opportunities for politicians to exploit the fear and pain of ordinary people for personal profit.
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Charged with Negligence? COVID-19 and the Law

HealthLegal System

Can tort law play a positive role in how we deal with infectious diseases? Accad and Koka interview Dorit Reiss, a professor at UC Hastings College of the Law.
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COVID in India: Relative Peace Amidst Ongoing Challenges


Dr. Anupam Singh discusses the surprising aspects of the pandemic in the Indian subcontinent.
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Central Banks and the Next Crisis: From Deflation to Stagflation

Global EconomyMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

When governments and central banks announce massive stimulus packages at the very beginning of a crisis, they bet on a speedy recovery and a return to normal as if nothing had happened. This is far from the case.
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COVID-19 Is Forcing Governments to Admit Their Regulations Aren't Really Necessary

Bureaucracy and RegulationU.S. EconomyInterventionism

From medical practices to grocery shipments, governments are loosening restrictions in order to keep goods and services affordable. But if these restrictions are unnecessary now, why claim they are ever necessary?
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COVID-19: The Seattle Experience


Dr. Mark Tonelli shares how the Seattle area medical community has responded to the first US cluster of COVID-19 cases.
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Commentary on the Politics and Economics of the Coronavirus Response

HealthU.S. Economy

Bob Murphy comments on various aspects of the response to the coronavirus.
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Coronapreneurs: How Austrian Entrepreneurs Manage an Exogenous Shock to the System

The EntrepreneurEntrepreneurship

Are there opportunities for adaptive and agile entrepreneurs in the current economic shock? Per Bylund’s answer is an emphatic yes.
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