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From God or the Sword?

Free MarketsU.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyInterventionism

08/02/2019Mises Daily Articles
Any profitable inquiry into the character of the American State must therefore take into account the distinction between making a living by production and gaining a living by predation; that is, between economics and politics.
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Fascistas buenos y fascistas malos

War and Foreign PolicyOther Schools of Thought

06/05/2019Mises Daily Articles
La gente a menudo coquetea con la idea de que necesitamos un poco de fascismo, pero sólo del lado de Dios y de la democracia.
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Fines y valores y Ley de Utilidad Marginal

History of the Austrian School of EconomicsValue and Exchange

02/08/2019Mises Daily Articles
Cada unidad física de un medio que entra en la acción humana se valora por separado.
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Four Hundred Years of Dynamic Efficiency

Free MarketsWorld HistoryEntrepreneurshipHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

06/15/2018Mises Daily Articles
Efficiency is not just the avoidance of waste. When entrepreneurs expand the boundaries of what is economically possible, we get "dynamic efficiency," which is essential for progress.
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Foreign Capital Investment: The Antidote to Global Inequality

History of the Austrian School of Economics

10/03/2017Mises Daily Articles
Foreign investment and free trade are the keys to rapidly increasing a government's wealth. Unfortunately, most governments demonize both of these.
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Five Laws to Repeal on Independence Day

Big GovernmentU.S. HistoryInterventionism

07/04/2015Mises Daily Articles
Since the revolution, many acts of Congress under the Constitution have done much to undo the Spirit of 1776. Here are a few of the worst.
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Frédéric Bastiat’s Economic Sophisms Is Now More Important Than Ever

History of the Austrian School of EconomicsPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

06/29/2015Mises Daily Articles
Frédéric Bastiat would have turned 214 today. Although primarily remembered for The Law , Bastiat's book Economic Sophisms , filled with Bastiat's unique wit, and his ability to destroy bad economic theories, is as timely as ever.
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Financial Warfare and the Declining Dollar

Money and BanksWar and Foreign PolicyMoney and Banking

05/07/2015Mises Daily Articles
With huge debts and an immensely inflated supply of dollars, the US is vulnerable to its own "Suez moment" in which foreign regimes can nullify American foreign policy without firing a shot.
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