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Human Reason and A Priori Economics

History of the Austrian School of EconomicsPraxeology

11/11/2013Mises Daily Articles
Brennan rendered a great service to supporters of a priori economics in the style of Mises and Rothbard, though this is far from his aim.
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How the World Was Made Safe for Crony Capitalism

Corporate WelfareOther Schools of Thought

11/05/2013Mises Daily Articles
The state rarely misses an opportunity to use crisis to its advantage and crony capitalism has become one of the largest benefactors of government fixes.
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How Much Longer Will the Dollar be the Reserve Currency?

The FedGlobal EconomyWorld HistoryMonetary Theory

10/12/2013Mises Daily Articles
The dollar is very susceptible to losing its vaunted reserve currency position.
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Humanitarian Wars and Their NGO Foot-Soldiers

War and Foreign PolicyOther Schools of Thought

10/04/2013Mises Daily Articles
The NGOs are all under the umbrella of US and other government-funded organizations like the International Federation for Human Rights.
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How the Fed Causes Booms and Busts in South America

Booms and BustsThe FedGlobal Economy

09/28/2013Mises Daily Articles
The two largest economic crises in Latin America in the last 60 years occurred after the two largest periods of loose monetary policy by the Fed: 1980 and 2009.
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How the State Destroys Social Cooperation

Free MarketsInterventionism

09/03/2013Mises Daily Articles
Each expansion of government’s reach shrinks freedom and restricts expanding social cooperation.
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How to Fight the Modern State

Free MarketsLegal SystemPolitical Theory

08/16/2013Mises Daily Articles
The goal: private property; property protection; self-defense; and freedom of contract.
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Hitler’s Hero

World HistoryOther Schools of Thought

07/17/2013Mises Daily Articles
This youth, one Adolf Hitler, would later weave the tactical and strategic lessons he learned from Dr. Lueger into the infamous doctrine of National Socialism.
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How and How Not to Desocialize

Free MarketsHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

06/24/2013Mises Daily Articles
In a deep sense getting rid of the socialist state requires that state to perform one final, swift, glorious act of self-immolation, after which it vanishes from the scene.
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How U.S. Economic Warfare Provoked Japan's Attack on Pearl Harbor

Free MarketsWar and Foreign PolicyWorld HistoryInterventionism

12/07/2012Mises Daily Articles
In truth, the United States had been at war with Japan long time before the attack on Pearl Harbor.
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