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Revisionism and the Historical Blackout

Legal SystemThe Police StateWorld HistoryInterventionism

02/17/2010Mises Daily Articles
In this country today, and it is also true of most other nations, many professional historians gladly falsify history quite voluntarily.
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Rothbard the Teacher

BiographiesEntrepreneurshipHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsPhilosophy and Methodology

01/28/2010Mises Daily Articles
Murray Rothbard was a cheerful, sweet, likeable man who didn't hate anyone, especially fellow libertarians.
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Reducing the Cost of IP Law

Legal SystemMonopoly and CompetitionPhilosophy and MethodologyPrivate Property

01/20/2010Mises Daily Articles
Most people favor patent and copyright law because they believe that it generates net wealth — that the value of the innovation stimulated by IP law is significantly greater than the costs of these laws.
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Real Economic Reform for a Hurting Haiti

Booms and BustsInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

01/18/2010Mises Daily Articles
Haiti's government and other governments need to get out of the way and not make a market-based recovery process more difficult than it has to be.
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Reactionary Liberals

Free MarketsGlobal EconomyOther Schools of ThoughtPolitical Theory

01/06/2010Mises Daily Articles
The weakness of a benevolent despotism is that there is no guarantee that it will remain benevolent. The Social Welfare State, the modern liberals' goal, is essentially a Germanic concept.
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Reliving the Crash of '29

Booms and BustsMonetary TheoryMoney and BankingOther Schools of Thought

12/21/2009Mises Daily Articles
To avoid runaway inflation we must have the resolve and the will to cease the inflationary expansion of credit, and to force the Federal Reserve System to stop purchasing assets, and thereby to stop its continued generation of chronic, accelerating inflation.
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Rise and Fall in Dubai: An Austrian Perspective

Booms and BustsGlobal EconomyBusiness CyclesMonetary Theory

12/16/2009Mises Daily Articles
"Only savings can allow for sustainable economic growth."
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Röpke Stood Against the Tide

Big GovernmentFree MarketsInterventionismMonetary Theory

12/03/2009Mises Daily Articles
Unfortunately, welfarist ideas are still careening down the highway with as much dangerous momentum as was the case when Röpke was still alive.
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Rothbard on Panic Then and Now

Booms and BustsFree MarketsInterventionismMonetary Theory

11/26/2009Mises Daily Articles
The observers today most reminiscent of our forefathers are the armies of tea partiers and bloggers, incensed that Main Street has gotten the shaft, first from the evils of hyperextended credit, and doubly now that modern solutions may prolong the madness.
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Rothbard's Magnificent Essay on Mises

BiographiesFree MarketsEntrepreneurshipHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

11/18/2009Mises Daily Articles
By Mises' teachings he has sown the seeds of a regeneration which will bear fruit as soon as men once more begin to prefer theories that are true to theories that are pleasing.
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