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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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Is Insider Trading Really a Crime?

Financial MarketsFree MarketsLegal System

05/16/2011Mises Daily Articles
The public loves the fall of a ruthless and greedy financial titan — this, of course, is what made Oliver Stone's original <i>Wall Street</i> such a hit. But the practice of "insider trading" can actually be beneficial. In a free society, there would be no such thing as laws against so-...
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It Can Happen Anywhere

World HistoryOther Schools of ThoughtPolitical Theory

05/11/2011Mises Daily Articles
Key to the explanation for Nazi Germany and current America is the steady and profound reshaping of society's institutions, from the school system to law enforcement, from the courts to the hospitals.
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Ideological Underpinnings of the "Great Society"

Free MarketsU.S. HistoryInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

05/09/2011Mises Daily Articles
For the most part, the Great Society represented the culmination of economic, political, and intellectual developments dating back a century.
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Is There Hope for Liberty in Our Lifetime?

Free Markets

04/29/2011Mises Daily Articles
What we can do to advance liberty is to work on the one unit of society we're actually capable of improving.
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