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North Korea: From Hermit Kingdom to Merchant Kingdom?

Global EconomyWar and Foreign Policy

12/03/2014Mises Daily Articles
North Korea is one of the most heavily sanctioned regimes on earth, but in the midst of a new and young generation of North Koreans adept at using black markets, it’s clear that trade with North Korea must be embraced.
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Nobel Winner Jean Tirole’s Faulty Views on Monopoly

EntrepreneurshipMonopoly and Competition

10/29/2014Mises Daily Articles
Economics Nobel Prize winner Jean Tirole still clings to the old neoclassical model "perfect competition" and monopoly, in which there is no place for entrepreneurship, and which fails to grasp that consumers benefit more from a diversity of goods than a diversity of firms.
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Natural Disasters Don’t Increase Economic Growth

Global Economy

05/27/2014Mises Daily Articles
Although Frédéric Bastiat disproved it years ago, many still believe that natural disasters increase economic growth.
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Niveladores de Inglaterra: el primer movimiento libertario del mundo

Free MarketsWorld History

03/27/2014Mises Daily Articles
Los Levellers a menudo se caracterizan como un movimiento cuasisocialista, pero tenían más en común con los mercados libres que con los socialistas.
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No vivimos en un mundo posescasez

The EntrepreneurFree MarketsOther Schools of Thought

03/26/2014Mises Daily Articles
Rifkin no acierta porque ignora la teoría del valor de Menger y el papel del empresario.
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No Cheerin’ for Yellen

Booms and BustsThe FedBusiness CyclesInterventionism

12/19/2013Mises Daily Articles
The prospects for an unwinding of the Fed’s bloated balance sheet without even more damage to the economy and a return to a more reasonable rules-based monetary policy, are significantly diminished under a Yellen-led Fed. It is time, not to restore a rules-based policy, but to denationalize money.
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New Lessons from the "Rescue" and the Failed Stimulus

The FedInterventionismMonetary Theory

09/30/2013Mises Daily Articles
The financial crisis was the consequence of monetary central planning writ large. To avoid future crises, shutter the Fed.
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Native American Reservations: “Socialist Archipelago”

Free MarketsInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

04/26/2013Mises Daily Articles
To him, the true Indian was expected to be a spiritually-charged die-hard collectivist.
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Nominal GDP Targeting: New-Fangled Monetarism or Old-Fashioned Keynesianism? Can This New Fad Save the Fed?

The FedInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

04/12/2013Mises Daily Articles
Despite market monetarism’s recent popularity, nominal GDP targeting fails to achieve the end of aiding macroeconomic coordination.
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Nullify the War on Drugs

Free MarketsLegal SystemInterventionism

03/22/2013Mises Daily Articles
The people of Colorado and Washington have effectively nullified US drug laws in their states, with respect to marijuana. Moreover, the people of Colorado and Washington are also effectively nullifying an international treaty on drug prohibition.
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