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Progress and Poverty: How This Book Came to Be Written

BiographiesFree MarketsMedia and CultureEntrepreneurship

04/06/2010Mises Daily Articles
George's own attachment to the land tax, rightly critiqued by Rothbard, is a clear case of Rothbard's Law: the tendency of people to specialize in what they are worst at.
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Pensamiento absolutista en Italia

BiographiesWorld HistoryOther Schools of Thought

04/01/2010Mises Daily Articles
La prosperidad significaba la tentación permanente de la riqueza para saquear, y así los emperadores alemanes, comenzando con Frederick Barbarossa en 1154, comenzaron una serie de intentos de dos siglos para conquistar las ciudades del norte de Italia.
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Paul Krugman and the Consumption Myth

Taxes and SpendingU.S. EconomyMonetary TheoryOther Schools of Thought

03/25/2010Mises Daily Articles
Ultimately, the Keynesian's deficiency comes down to their lack of capital theory, which eventually leads them to believe in a very disjointed monetary theory.
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Property Rights and Whale Wars

The EnvironmentFree MarketsInterventionismPrivate Property

03/18/2010Mises Daily Articles
Property is that beautiful foundation from which libertarians approach conflicts.
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Police Forces

Big GovernmentThe Police State

03/18/2010Mises Daily Articles
If a person has a right to his own life, liberty, and property, nothing can justify forcing him to subsidize another person for any purpose, including for the purpose of police protection.
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Politics Cannot Be Fixed

Free MarketsInterventionismOther Schools of ThoughtPolitical Theory

03/12/2010Mises Daily Articles
On the contrary, free enterprise and limited government have a proven track record and sound theoretical underpinnings.
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Pirate Radio

Free MarketsMedia and CultureEntrepreneurship

03/04/2010Mises Daily Articles
While totalitarian governments seek to stifle the human spirit and initiative, there are always brave souls who either pierce or work around the walls that governments erect.
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Police Forces

Free MarketsEntrepreneurshipPhilosophy and MethodologyPrivate Property

02/09/2010Mises Daily Articles
In a free market of justice, police making many errors would thus quickly be eliminated by bankruptcy.
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Passion Comes from Liberty

Free MarketsEntrepreneurshipPrivate Property

02/09/2010Mises Daily Articles
Once one realizes where the state fails, one can only conclude that the best course of political action is to reduce the size of the state or even do away with it altogether.
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