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A Substandard Golden Rule

The FedGold StandardInterventionism

05/29/2013Mises Daily Articles
The gold “price rule" is by no means a gold standard; nor is it a cure for our monetary ills.
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A Deadlier Disaster for the Third World: Unemployment

Global EconomyInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

05/23/2013Mises Daily Articles
While we may denounce the owner for criminal negligence, it is absurd to denounce him for seeking profit.
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A Virtual Weimar: Hyperinflation in a Video Game World

Booms and BustsMedia and CultureOther Schools of Thought

05/21/2013Mises Daily Articles
If historical cases of hyperinflation — real, and virtual — have one thing in common, it is the instinct among its victims to blame the symptoms rather than the disease.
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A Publishing Atrocity

BiographiesHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

05/06/2013Mises Daily Articles
"The present management of the Press regrets for political reasons the fact that their predecessors published my books."
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American Exceptionalism: From Gettysburg to Damascus

EducationU.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyPolitical Theory

05/01/2013Mises Daily Articles
The American government has transformed itself from “humanitarians with a guillotine” to “humanitarians with weapons of mass murder and destruction.”
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A Hard Money Revolt

Gold Standard

03/18/2013Mises Daily Articles
The catch is that in order to file an appeal, the plaintiff has to pay a fee of two dollars. Justice Mahoney, O happy day, refused to accept the appeal because Federal Reserve Notes, which of course constituted the fee, are not lawful money. Only gold and silver coin, affirmed the judge, can be...
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Addicted to Asset Bubbles

Booms and BustsThe Fed

02/28/2013Mises Daily Articles
The signs of an incipient asset bubble, induced by the Fed become more evident every day.
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Anarchy, State, and Gun Ownership

Free MarketsInterventionism

02/25/2013Mises Daily Articles
The only way out of this impasse is to abolish the state’s monopoly on the production of law and law enforcement.
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A Misesian Century

The FedFree Markets

02/05/2013Mises Daily Articles
To say that we need a politically created monopoly to create money is to in principle abandon the whole case for the free market and concede the value of central planning.
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A New Year's Resolution for Macroeconomists

Monetary Theory

01/24/2013Mises Daily Articles
What has the profession learned about the financial cycle and macroeconomics?
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