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Hitler's Economics

World HistoryOther Schools of Thought

10/27/2018Mises Daily Articles
Hitler is the modern archetype of political evil, but many who condemn him still embrace his socialist economic policies.
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Hegel y la época romántica

BiographiesHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

09/08/2018Mises Daily Articles
Hegel, por desgracia, no fue una fuerza aberrante y extravagante en el pensamiento europeo. Fue uno de los muchos infectados por el romanticismo.
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Hegel and the Romantic Age

BiographiesHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

09/08/2018Mises Daily Articles
Hegel, unfortunately, was not a bizarre aberrant force in European thought. He was one of many infected by Romanticism.
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How and Why the State Destroys Society

Big GovernmentWorld HistoryOther Schools of ThoughtPolitical Theory

08/01/2018Mises Daily Articles
Since the State thrives on what it expropriates, the general decline in production that it induces by its avarice foretells its own doom. Its source of income dries up. Thus, in pulling Society down it pulls itself down.
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How Markets Foster Human Cooperation

Free MarketsInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

02/19/2018Mises Daily Articles
Only human beings know how to overcome irreconcilable, nature-given conflicts: by embarking upon cooperation.
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Hazlitt's Reflections at 70

BiographiesOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and Methodology

01/19/2018Mises Daily Articles
Individuals in the minority can't afford to be just as good as those in the majority. If we hope to convert the majority we have to be much better.
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Hegel: The State as God's Will

BiographiesWorld HistoryInterventionism

09/30/2017Mises Daily Articles
Armed with Hegelian philosophy, the modern state would take its divinely appointed stand at the height of history and civilization, as God on earth.
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How Student Loans Create Demand for Useless Degrees

Big GovernmentPricesValue and Exchange

07/16/2015Mises Daily Articles
Apart from driving up prices, one of the main problems of subsidized government loans is the fact that a student can get the same loan terms for a high-risk degree in art history as for a safer degree in engineering.
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How Governments Keep You (and Your Money) From Leaving

Big GovernmentGlobal EconomyTaxes and Spending

06/05/2015Mises Daily Articles
Governments don’t like it when citizens emigrate to escape high taxes and other government-imposed costs. Governments would much rather keep productive citizens and their money at home. Bigger countries find it’s much easier to keep us in.
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How Government Inaction Ended the Depression of 1921

The FedMoney and BanksTaxes and Spending

05/20/2015Mises Daily Articles
Everyone knows about the Great Depression which brought massive government intervention and lasted a decade. But few know of the Depression of 1920–21 which was ignored by government and lasted eighteen months.
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