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State of Incarceration: Spontaneous Order behind Bars

Free MarketsEntrepreneurship

11/14/2011Mises Daily Articles
The Mexican Mafia has become a state, with a monopoly of violence and coercion over a geographical area.
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Shadow Labor

Free MarketsInterventionism

11/11/2011Mises Daily Articles
Shadow work is any work we do that we aren't directly compensated for. What its critics miss is that this shadow work is one of the effects of inflation, along with the government's ongoing effort to prop up the cost of labor with regulations and the minimum wage.
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Smash Capitalism and You Destroy Civilization

EducationFree MarketsInterventionism

10/24/2011Mises Daily Articles
We would do well to study the intellectual, political, social, and economic history that made Mises write with such urgency and passion.
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Strigl's Capital and Production

BiographiesHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

10/20/2011Mises Daily Articles
Strigl's 1934 contribution to Austrian capital theory is brought to the English-speaking world for the first time.
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Syndical Syndrome

Free MarketsInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

10/18/2011Mises Daily Articles
The proponents of syndicalism suffer most from a total ignorance of economics.
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Sound Money: Fight for It!

The FedGold StandardMonetary Theory

09/29/2011Mises Daily Articles
The Mises Institute offers an extensive library of literature explaining the economics behind an autonomous commodity-coin system.
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Steve Jobs and the Beautification of Capitalism

Free MarketsEntrepreneurship

09/02/2011Mises Daily Articles
Steve Jobs was both singular and not unlike every entrepreneur who makes the world a more beautiful place.
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Suddenly, It’s Back to the Stone Age

Free Markets

08/29/2011Mises Daily Articles
As with all products of the market, one doesn't really appreciate the fridge until it suddenly goes away.
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Secrets of the Mises Institute

Austrian Economics Overview

08/09/2011Mises Daily Articles
The Mises Institute has character and warmth, and the place is bursting with ideas.
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Saved by a Trillion-Dollar Coin?

The FedInterventionism

08/04/2011Mises Daily Articles
Now that the debt "crisis" is over, we can explore two of the wackier proposals that emerged during the panic.
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