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Robert Taft and His Forgotten “Isolationism”

BiographiesU.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy

03/08/2014Mises Daily Articles
"It turns out that Taft was right on every question all the way from inflation to the terrible demoralization of the troops.”
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Repair, Replacement, and the Division of Labor

The EntrepreneurFree Markets

02/28/2014Mises Daily Articles
Fixing things ourselves is often a costly process because the act of repairing something is often a recreation of the manufacturing process. Getting a machine back to working, you tread the same steps that were done at the factory. The problem is, the manufacturer will always be better at putting...
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Revolutionary France’s Road to Hyperinflation

World HistoryOther Schools of Thought

12/02/2013Mises Daily Articles
Voltaire once said, “Paper money eventually returns to its intrinsic value — zero.”
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Ron Paul’s School Revolution

EducationFree Markets

11/08/2013Mises Daily Articles
Competition in education, just as competition in the market place, results in a better experience for consumers.
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Robert Shiller’s Egalitarian, Regulated, and Subsidized “Good Society”

Financial MarketsInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

10/15/2013Mises Daily Articles
The good society is an egalitarian one, says Shiller, and finance should not be at odds with this goal.
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Rothbard y los populistas libertarios

Free MarketsHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

08/15/2013Mises Daily Articles
El populismo libertario no es y no puede ser un movimiento político; el populismo libertario más puro es un enemigo de la política y un enemigo intransigente del Estado.
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Rothbard and the Libertarian Populists

Free MarketsHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

08/15/2013Mises Daily Articles
Libertarian populism isn’t and can’t be a <em>political</em> movement; the purest libertarian populism is an enemy of politics and an uncompromising foe of the state.
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Read Rothbard

EducationHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

07/29/2013Mises Daily Articles
In terms of difficulty level and subject matter, the following program makes sense.
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Regulating Banks the Austrian Way

Free MarketsMoney and Banks

05/20/2013Mises Daily Articles
By ending this legal privilege, we eliminate the ability for banks to grow to such inordinate sizes.
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Recessions: The Don't Do List

Booms and BustsThe Fed

02/17/2013Mises Daily Articles
The official reaction to the present crisis has been a virtual match to Rothbard's recessionary “don’t do” list.
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