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Historia de la ciencia: el whigismo se vuelve salvaje

World HistoryCalculation and KnowledgePhilosophy and Methodology

10/18/2021Mises Daily Articles
Acton dice que la musa del historiador es Radamantis, el vengador de la sangre inocente: «El historiador debe ser un juez, y un juez de la horca, para corregir los errores de la historia».
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History of Science: Whiggism Gone Wild

World HistoryCalculation and KnowledgePhilosophy and Methodology

10/18/2021Mises Daily Articles
Acton says the muse of the historian is Rhadamanthus , the avenger of innocent blood: "The historian must be a judge, and a hanging judge at that, to right the wrongs of history."
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How Governments Killed the Gold Standard

Free MarketsU.S. HistoryGold StandardMonetary Theory

05/28/2021Mises Daily Articles
The gold standard disappeared because governments destroyed it. Here's how it happened. Private-sector money is always an enemy of the state.
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How the Fed Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Easy Money

The FedInterventionismPolitical Theory

05/20/2021Mises Daily Articles
Kennedy and his new brand of economists conducted a relentless campaign for easy money right from inauguration day.
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How the Fed Helped Pay for World War I

The FedWar and Foreign PolicyMonetary TheoryMoney and Banking

02/12/2021Mises Daily Articles
Just as kings debased coins to help pay for their wars, the Fed used inflation to help pay for US participation in World War I. It did so by creating and issuing dollars in return for government debt.
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Hiperinflación en Alemania, 1914-1923

War and Foreign PolicyInterventionismMonetary Theory

12/26/2020Mises Daily Articles
Lo que la bruja era para el hombre medieval, lo que el capitalista es para los socialistas y comunistas, el especulador es para la mayoría de los políticos y estadistas: la encarnación del mal.
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Hyperinflation in Germany, 1914–1923

War and Foreign PolicyInterventionismMonetary Theory

12/26/2020Mises Daily Articles
What the witch was to medieval man, what the capitalist is to socialists and communists, the speculator is to most politicians and statesmen: the embodiment of evil.
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Harry Truman: avanzando la revolución

BiographiesU.S. History

12/05/2020Mises Daily Articles
Bajo Truman, la revolución de FDR se consolidó y avanzó más allá de lo que incluso Franklin Roosevelt se había atrevido a esperar.
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Harry Truman: Advancing the Revolution

BiographiesU.S. History

12/05/2020Mises Daily Articles
Under Truman, FDR's revolution was consolidated and advanced beyond what even Franklin Roosevelt had ever dared hope for.
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Hayek's Plan for Private Money

Free MarketsMoney and BanksValue and Exchange

09/12/2020Mises Daily Articles
Hayek’s last proposal for monetary reform calls for privately issued, competing fiat currencies. It's debatable whether or not this is a good idea.
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