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Planificando para la libertad

BiographiesHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsPraxeology

07/19/2019Mises Daily Articles
No hay otro medio para lograr el pleno empleo, el aumento de los salarios reales y un alto nivel de vida para el hombre común que la iniciativa privada y la libre empresa.
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Planning for Freedom

BiographiesHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsPraxeology

07/19/2019Mises Daily Articles
There is no other means to attain full employment, rising real wage rates and a high standard of living for the common man than private initiative and free enterprise.
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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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Prohibiendo los empleos: el salario mínimo

Free MarketsInterventionism

06/03/2019Mises Daily Articles
En realidad, sólo hay una manera de considerar una ley de salario mínimo: es el desempleo obligatorio, punto.
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Positivismo y Conductismo

World HistoryPhilosophy and MethodologyPraxeologySubjectivism

10/15/2018Mises Daily Articles
Para el positivista, un hombre es una máquina como un automóvil, y el positivista niega a sus semejantes la facultad de elegir fines y los medios para alcanzar estos fines.
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Positivism and Behaviorism

World HistoryPhilosophy and MethodologyPraxeologySubjectivism

10/15/2018Mises Daily Articles
For the positivist, a man is a machine like an automobile, and the positivist denies to his fellow men the faculty of choosing ends and the means to attain these ends.
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Portugal’s Experiment in Drug Decriminalization Has Been a Success

HealthThe Police StateInterventionism

07/10/2015Mises Daily Articles
Fourteen years ago, when Portugal decriminalized most illegal drugs, drug war proponents claimed the move would drive Portugal into chaos. Today, Portugal has the second-lowest death rate from illegal drugs in Europe with no sign of chaos on the horizon.
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Pope Francis’s Relentless Pessimism Fuels His Faith in Politics

Global EconomyWorld History

06/19/2015Mises Daily Articles
Pope Francis's two major writings as pope are marked by a relentless pessimism and a world view in which human institutions such as markets are constantly making life worse and worse. This view, however, is not supported by the facts.
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Paul Krugman’s Love Affair with France

Booms and BustsGlobal Economy

04/27/2015Mises Daily Articles
Paul Krugman is desperate to believe that the French economy is doing quite well. That would prove that Krugman's anti-austerity crusade must be on the right track. Unfortunately for Krugman, and for France, things aren't going so well.
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Poverty, Child Rearing, and Government Incentives

Interventionism

04/23/2015Mises Daily Articles
When writing on poverty issues, many commentators emphasize the importance of work and wages, but many cultural factors, including views of family size and child rearing, can have immense effects on generational poverty as well.
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