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Clarifying Subjective Valuation

SubjectivismValue and Exchange

09/20/2011Mises Daily Articles
Freedom is not an endless battlefield of <i>caveat emptor</i>, where the bodies of the uninformed masses are stacked ten high, walletless and decapitated.
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Central Banks Can Increase the Money Supply, Even If Banks Do Not Lend

The FedMoney and Banking

09/19/2011Mises Daily Articles
Banks can and do make clients shift from short-term deposits.
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Capitalism and the Advance of Women

08/24/2011Mises Daily Articles
No force in society empowers a woman more than the right to own property, including in her own person, and to trade freely for profit. This course celebrates the indispensable role of capitalism in the liberation of women. It...
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Conjecture and History

Media and CultureWorld History

08/05/2011Mises Daily Articles
All history is partly conjectural, because our knowledge is always limited.
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Contra Conventional Measures of the Growth of Government

Big GovernmentU.S. Economy

07/26/2011Mises Daily Articles
Transfer spending is the Godzilla that threatens to consume New York, Tokyo, Berlin, and nearly every other city on the planet.
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Chairman Bernanke, Is Gold Money?

The FedGold StandardMonetary Theory

07/26/2011Mises Daily Articles
Gold money would put an end to — or at least expose — the thefts and power grabs perpetrated by the government.
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Clarence Darrow Puts the State on Trial

Legal System

07/15/2011Mises Daily Articles
You always remember books that change your mind, because these books are so few and far between.
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Consent of the Governed?

Legal SystemPolitical Theory

07/08/2011Mises Daily Articles
What gives some people the right to rule others?
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Can a Principled Libertarian Go to War?

Free MarketsPolitical Theory

07/06/2011Mises Daily Articles
How many bystanders am I justified in murdering in order to eliminate someone trying to kill me? If I abandon the principle of not harming innocents, what standard should I use to calculate how many innocent people I may murder in the process of protecting myself?
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Corn Gets Creamed

Free MarketsBusiness Cycles

07/04/2011Mises Daily Articles
Today's Big Ag boom is sponsored by ethanol subsidies from the state.
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