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How Easy Money Killed Silicon Valley Bank

Money and BanksU.S. Economy

03/19/2023Mises Media
The incredible growth and success of SVB could not have happened without negative rates, ultra-loose monetary policy, and the tech bubble that burst in 2022.
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How Markets Are Better than Government Regulators at Fighting Corporate Corruption

Bureaucracy and RegulationCapitalismFree MarketsLegal System

02/20/2023Mises Media
Can private markets only be regulated by government? Hindenburg Research's successes against corporate corruption suggest otherwise.
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How Fast Should the Money Supply Grow?

InflationMonetary PolicyMoney and Banks

02/18/2023Mises Media
As Murray Rothbard wrote, inflation is not an increase in prices. It is, instead, an increase in the supply of money in circulation. The distinction is important.
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How Should a Nation Determine Its Heroes?

Media and CulturePoliticsWorld History

02/10/2023Mises Media
How do societies determine who their heroes are? We know that often those seen as heroes actually made a country worse off.
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How Can We Restore Freedom and Sound Money in the US and the UK? Some Ideas

Bureaucracy and RegulationFree MarketsMonetary PolicyMoney and BanksGold Standard

01/31/2023Mises Media
It is no secret that freedom, both socially and economically, are disappearing in the USA and Great Britain. The consequences will be most severe if we do not reverse these patterns.
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Hans-Hermann Hoppe on For a New Liberty at 50

Book ReviewsLibertarianismPhilosophy

01/30/2023Mises Media
No one will read For a New Liberty and not see the world with very different eyes afterward.
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How Capitalism Made Christmas a Holiday for Children

CapitalismU.S. EconomyU.S. History

01/21/2023Mises Media
It is no coincidence that the boom in mass-produced goods made specifically for children, "coincided closely with the rise of the middle-classes, industry, and capitalism."
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History Shows High Inflation Can Last Over Ten Years

The FedInflationU.S. EconomyU.S. History

01/04/2023Mises Media
Wall Street has convinced itself that the Fed will soon engineer a "soft landing" by bringing down inflation without an accompanying recession. They need to rethink their beliefs.
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Hayek on the Difference between Science and Scientism


01/02/2023Mises Media
Modern progressive governance claims it has science on its side. Hayek's Nobel speech put holes in that viewpoint.
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Historical Christianity as a Liberating Force in China

DemocracyThe Police StateWorld History

01/01/2023Mises Media
The Chinese Community Party's crackdown in Christian churches reflects the perceived antiauthoritarian nature of Christianity and the party's fear of a competing alternative worldview.
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