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Liberation from the Parasite State

Free MarketsWorld HistoryEntrepreneurshipOther Schools of Thought

11 hours agoMises Daily Articles
Liberalism has many meanings, but I wish to maintain that the most authentic form of liberalism has been concerned above all with two things: the expansion of a free functioning civil society and the restriction of the activity of the state.
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Wages and Subsistence

Free MarketsPricesPrivate PropertyProduction Theory

11 hours agoMises Daily Articles
"The problems of poor relief are problems of the arrangement of consumption, not of the arrangement of production activities."
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¿La economía: vocación o profesión?

EducationPhilosophy and Methodology

07/16/2019Mises Daily Articles
El economista vocacional se dedica a un cuerpo de ideas —no sólo al dinero, la fama o el poder— y se esfuerza por dominar el sistema de la teoría económica tal como fue transmitido por los grandes constructores e innovadores de sistemas del pasado.
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Economics: Vocation or Profession?

EducationPhilosophy and Methodology

07/16/2019Mises Daily Articles
The vocational economist is dedicated to a body of ideas — not merely money, fame, or power — and strives to master the system of economic theory as handed down by the great system builders and innovators of the past.
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La lucha de clases

World HistoryOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

07/12/2019Mises Daily Articles
Los trabajadores nunca se entusiasmaron con el socialismo. El socialismo fue traído a las masas por intelectuales de origen burgués, comiendo y ganando juntos en las lujosas casas de Londres y en las sedes de la difunta «sociedad» victoriana.
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The Class Struggle

World HistoryOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

07/12/2019Mises Daily Articles
The workers were never enthusiastic about socialism. Socialism was brought to the masses by intellectuals of bourgeois background, dining and wining together in the luxurious London homes and country seats of late Victorian "society."
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Praxeology: The Methodology of Austrian Economics

Philosophy and MethodologyPraxeology

07/11/2019Mises Daily Articles
The praxeological method was the basic method of the earlier Austrian school and also of a considerable segment of the older classical school.
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The Austrian Theory of Money

History of the Austrian School of EconomicsMoney and Banking

07/02/2019Mises Daily Articles
Mises's fundamental accomplishment was to take the theory of marginal utility and apply it to the demand for and the value, or the price, of money.
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Benjamin Constant: extraordinario liberal francés

BiographiesThe EntrepreneurWorld HistoryPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

06/29/2019Mises Daily Articles
«Amaba la libertad como otros hombres aman el poder», fue el juicio que un contemporáneo emitió sobre Benjamin Constant. Su preocupación de toda la vida, tanto como escritor como político, fue el logro en Francia y en otras naciones de una sociedad libre.
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Benjamin Constant: French Liberal Extraordinaire

BiographiesThe EntrepreneurWorld HistoryPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

06/29/2019Mises Daily Articles
"He loved liberty as other men love power," was the judgment passed on Benjamin Constant by a contemporary. His lifelong concern, both as a writer and politician, was the growth of human freedom.
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