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Yet Another "Operation Twist"?

The FedFree MarketsInterventionismMonetary Theory

07/10/2012Mises Daily Articles
The Fed's plan will fail: a fall in interest rates cannot cause the economy to grow.
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Yevgeny Zamyatin: Libertarian Novelist

BiographiesMedia and CultureOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and Methodology

03/10/2010Mises Daily Articles
Ultimately, he and the woman are caught, imprisoned, and tortured. In the end, he is sincerely repentant of his crimes and is completely devoted to the all-encompassing government that has done him all this harm.
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Year After TARP: $700 Billion Down the Drain

Corporate WelfareThe FedInterventionismMoney and Banking

10/20/2009Mises Daily Articles
"Instead of buying up toxic assets, the TARP money was used to partially nationalize the banking industry."
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You and the State

Other Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

10/12/2009Mises Daily Articles
Why is it taken for granted that we need a state at all?
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You Can't Print Production and Prosperity

Booms and BustsThe FedInterventionismMonetary Theory

07/23/2009Mises Daily Articles
It is savings — not demand — that enables the expansion of production of goods and services.
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Yes, Greenspan Did It

Booms and BustsThe FedInterventionismMonetary Theory

12/31/2008Mises Daily Articles
The Austrians ( including me ) who predicted these problems based on Greenspan's low-interest-rate policy know of course that the main cause was that low-interest-rate policy, with his numerous bailouts of failed financial institutions also creating a moral...
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Yet Another GM Bailout

Big GovernmentCorporate WelfareInterventionism

11/10/2008Mises Daily Articles
Even if GM itself was unable to survive bankruptcy, the resources freed from its grasp could be hugely beneficial to other automotive companies that make products that American consumers value more.
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Yoga, Inc.

Free MarketsEntrepreneurship

08/19/2008Mises Daily Articles
Philp captures much of the controversy surrounding modern yoga in his film, but not all.
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Your Money and Your Brain

Financial MarketsPhilosophy and Methodology

02/25/2008Mises Daily Articles
Zweig also explores how humans are overconfident in their abilities
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Yellow Journalism at the Weekly Standard

Global EconomyMedia and CultureWar and Foreign Policy

01/03/2007Mises Daily Articles
We free marketeers get exhausted saying it so many times, but here goes: Foreign imports do not destroy jobs on net. Government interventions against international trade do not promote employment. Everyone can get hired in a free labor market, so there is no issue of "providing jobs."
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