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Is There a Psychology of Liberty?

Free MarketsPhilosophy and Methodology

07/22/2011Mises Daily Articles
People who lack self-confidence aren't likely to support efforts to achieve a free society, or even to understand why a free society is a desirable goal.
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In Praise of Old Books

EducationFree Markets

07/21/2011Mises Daily Articles
There has never been a better time to be a student of scholarship in the long-lived liberal tradition.
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I the Person versus We the People

Free MarketsPhilosophy and Methodology

07/20/2011Mises Daily Articles
"Society" is an abstraction that arises from the massive interaction of individuals who function within a specific context.
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Is the Market a Test of Truth and Beauty?

Free Markets

07/18/2011Mises Daily Articles
Financial success in some broad or narrow market niche has no deeper philosophical significance; in itself, it is no further sign of excellence or virtue. Market success does not prove that the tastes catered to, the goods and services provided, or the providers themselves are admirable.
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It's Not Personal; It's Institutional

Free MarketsInterventionism

07/13/2011Mises Daily Articles
The analysis of the role an individual plays when he enlists in the state apparatus is not tantamount to a condemnation of his motives or character.
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India's Great Free-Market Economist

BiographiesFree MarketsWorld HistoryOther Schools of Thought

07/05/2011Mises Daily Articles
Bellikoth Ragunath Shenoy was born in 1905 in the village of Bellikoth, near Mangalore, in the southern Indian state of Karnataka. He became a hugely influential proponent of Hayekian theory and policy. He is sadly neglected today.
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Is Higher Inflation Inevitable?

The FedGlobal EconomyBusiness CyclesMonetary Theory

06/29/2011Mises Daily Articles
It's going to happen unless we get radical reform soon.
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Isabel Paterson's Place in History

BiographiesHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

06/20/2011Mises Daily Articles
Anyone in the freedom movement owes a debt to Isabel Paterson. She was brilliant, productive, tenacious, and complicated. Professor Cox's work is worthy of his subject.
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In Defense of the "Quants"

06/19/2011Mises Daily Articles
Daniel James Sanchez's recent article offers a fascinating analysis of the use of probability and mathematical modeling in the financial markets...
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Is Immigration Really the Problem?

Free MarketsGlobal EconomyInterventionism

05/31/2011Mises Daily Articles
If we were all responsible for our own healthcare, education, and sustenance, there would be no immigration debate.
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