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Karl Marx as Religious Eschatologist

Media and CultureOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and Methodology

10/09/2009Mises Daily Articles
"No one was allowed to leave town, and anyone caught attempting or plotting to leave, helping anyone else to leave, or criticizing the king, was instantly beheaded."
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Keep Your Self-Righteous Fingers Off My Processed Food

Free MarketsGlobal EconomyHealthEntrepreneurship

09/30/2009Mises Daily Articles
Even America's poorest people nowadays can afford automobiles, cell phones, and TVs. Yet a significant number of social critics wish they couldn't.
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Keynesianism Loves the Total State

BiographiesInterventionismOther Schools of ThoughtPolitical Theory

09/18/2009Mises Daily Articles
There was a German language edition of his profoundly influential General Theory late in 1936, for which Keynes wrote a special foreword addressed solely to German readers.
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Krugman on Bad Actors

The FedFinancial MarketsMoney and BankingOther Schools of Thought

08/18/2009Mises Daily Articles
Wall Street — especially since this financial crisis began — has been anything but a bastion of laissez-faire capitalism.
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Kudlow's Cuckoo for Clunkers

Big GovernmentFree MarketsInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

08/12/2009Mises Daily Articles
Only the Austrian School can explain how the central bank causes boom – bust cycles, and why "stimulus" deficit spending only makes things worse.
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Keynesians Can't Predict

The FedFree MarketsBusiness CyclesOther Schools of Thought

07/28/2009Mises Daily Articles
Insufficiently educated in the history of economic thought, they do not realize that Keynesianism — down to the most technical details, like the concept of the foreign exchange multiplier — is mercantilism or, more precisely, John Lawism pure and simple.
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Krugman's Rearguard Apologists

Booms and BustsThe FedOther Schools of Thought

07/07/2009Mises Daily Articles
As it turns out, Krugman's apologists shouldn't demand more context for his notorious quotes, since it only shines even more light on how confused and backward he is as an economist.
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Krugman's Intellectual Waterloo

Booms and BustsThe FedInterventionismMonetary Theory

06/22/2009Mises Daily Articles
Krugman. 2002. Calling for a housing bubble.
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Killing in War

Media and CultureWar and Foreign PolicyInterventionismPhilosophy and Methodology

06/18/2009Mises Daily Articles
Unjust combatants who feared punishment at the end of the war might be more reluctant to surrender, preferring to continue to fight with a low probability of victory than to surrender with a high probability of being punished.
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Konkin on Libertarian Strategy

Big GovernmentStrategyFree MarketsPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

04/06/2009Mises Daily Articles
Konkin cripples libertarian effectiveness by creating moral problems where none exist: by indicting as nonlibertarian or nonmarket a whole slew of institutions necessary to the triumph of liberty: organization, hierarchy, wage work, granting of funds by libertarian millionaires, and a libertarian...
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