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Ron Paul's Campaign of Ideas

Free MarketsPolitical Theory

10/25/2011Mises Daily Articles
Ron Paul runs an honest campaign. Unlike that of the typical politician who carefully tailors his speeches to match the prejudices or vested interests of his audience, Dr. Paul's message is always the same: fractional-reserve banking and fiat money are violations of historic legal principles.
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Rethinking the Gold Bubble

The FedBusiness CyclesGold Standard

10/20/2011Mises Daily Articles
The erratic volatility of gold and other commodities is the direct result of further intervention into the market through central banking.
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Rothbard on Land Prices

Free MarketsCapital and Interest TheoryEntrepreneurshipPrices

10/18/2011Mises Daily Articles
Capital, interest, and entrepreneurship all come together in the Austrian explanation of the market price of land.
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Rothbard Revises the History of the Great Depression

Booms and BustsFinancial MarketsU.S. EconomyU.S. History

10/14/2011Mises Daily Articles
We now see, thanks to Rothbard's insights, that the Hoover-Roosevelt period was really a continuum.
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Robert Bidinotto and the Objectivist Subculture

Free MarketsMedia and CultureOther Schools of Thought

08/19/2011Mises Daily Articles
Rand's heroes weren't generals or people in law enforcement; they were engineers, inventors, designers — people focused on what they could do with their lives.
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Robert Anton Wilson


08/15/2011Mises Daily Articles
The biggest success of his freelance career was a three-volume satirical novel.
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Rethinking Depression Economics

Business CyclesCalculation and KnowledgePrices

08/12/2011Mises Daily Articles
Austrians argue that government spending and monetary expansion are counterproductive and handicap economic calculation.
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Rothbard's The Mystery of Banking

InterventionismMoney and BankingOther Schools of Thought

08/01/2011Mises Daily Articles
Every student in a money-and-banking course should read this book at least twice.
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Repudiation Is an Option

Money and BankingPolitical Theory

07/28/2011Mises Daily Articles
We have a government that cannot control its spending, and we have a national debt that cannot possibly be paid back.
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Revisiting the Anthrax Crisis

Big GovernmentHealthOther Schools of Thought

07/06/2011Mises Daily Articles
Bruce Ivins had the skill, the opportunity, and the motives to single-handedly produce the crisis that the state needed.
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