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Two Views on Social Order: Conflict or Cooperation?

Free MarketsOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and Methodology

10/02/2019Mises Daily Articles
There are two clear and present dangers to liberty. One is known as the Left, and the other is the Right. They seek to use government to mold society into a form they seek, rather than the form that liberty achieves if society is left on its own.
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Qué significa el progreso económico

Global EconomyWorld HistoryHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsOther Schools of Thought

10/01/2019Mises Daily Articles
La cuestión no es si el progreso económico hace feliz a la gente. La mayoría de las madres se sienten más felices si sus hijos sobreviven, y la mayoría de las personas se sienten más felices sin tuberculosis que con ella.
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What Economic Progress Means

Global EconomyWorld HistoryHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsOther Schools of Thought

10/01/2019Mises Daily Articles
The question is not whether economic progress makes people happy. Most mothers feel happier if their children survive, and most people feel happier without tuberculosis than with it.
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La ética de las externalidades

Free MarketsPhilosophy and Methodology

09/28/2019Mises Daily Articles
De acuerdo con la justificación habitual para la regulación gubernamental de las externalidades, casi todo lo que hacemos puede ser oportunamente regulado. Peor aún, los reguladores nunca admiten que sus prohibiciones impiden un número incalculable de externalidades positivas.
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The Ethics of Externalities

Free MarketsPhilosophy and Methodology

09/28/2019Mises Daily Articles
According to the usual justification for government regulation of externalities,almost everything we do is ripe for regulation. Even worse, regulators never admit their prohibitions prevent an incalculable number of positive externalities.
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Por qué los planes del gobierno para arreglar las recesiones fracasan en última instancia

Business CyclesOther Schools of Thought

09/14/2019Mises Daily Articles
El error fundamental de los intervencionistas es que ignoran la escasez de bienes de capital.
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Why Government Plans for Fixing Recessions Ultimately Fail

Business CyclesOther Schools of Thought

09/14/2019Mises Daily Articles
The fundamental error of the interventionists is that they ignore the shortage of capital goods.
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Aprendiendo sobre el Estado

Big Government

09/09/2019Mises Daily Articles
No son las personas que elegimos las que están a cargo. Son sólo el rostro humano de la máquina. Si no lo saben antes de las elecciones, lo descubren rápidamente después de las elecciones.
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Learning About the State

Big Government

09/09/2019Mises Daily Articles
It is not the people we elect who are in charge. They are only the human face on the machine. If they don't know this before the election, they quickly discover it after the election.
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What Is "Originary Interest"?

Financial MarketsMoney and BanksCapital and Interest TheoryFiscal TheoryMoney and Banking

09/03/2019Mises Daily Articles
People do not save and accumulate capital because there is interest. Interest is neither the impetus to saving nor the reward or the compensation granted for abstaining from immediate consumption. It is the ratio in the mutual valuation of present goods as against future goods.
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