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Gun Prohibition Increases the Demand for Guns

Free MarketsInterventionism

10/08/2013Mises Daily Articles
This is yet another case where government interference in the market produces unintended results.
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Government Policing Does Not Mix Well With Private Security

Free MarketsThe Police StateInterventionism

10/01/2013Mises Daily Articles
When government police fail to provide adequate protection, people turn to private security.
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Gupta Mea Culpa


08/13/2013Mises Daily Articles
Gupta states, “We have been terribly and systematically misled for nearly 70 years in the United States, and I apologize for my own role in that.”
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Germany Repatriates Its Gold

Global EconomyGold StandardMoney and Banking

01/31/2013Mises Daily Articles
Several Austrian economists respond to the German Central Bank's move to repatriate its foreign-held gold.
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Government Bloat is Not Growth: Real Gross Domestic Private Product, 2000–2011

Free MarketsU.S. EconomyInterventionism

12/20/2012Mises Daily Articles
Given a choice, the people victimized by government “services” would be willing to pay to be rid of them.
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German Gold

The FedFree MarketsGold StandardInterventionism

12/07/2012Mises Daily Articles
The greatest threat to worldwide prosperity is the complete collapse of what little remains of free-market capitalism.
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Gold Bugs and Anti-Gold Bugs

Free MarketsEntrepreneurshipGold StandardMonetary Theory

11/26/2012Mises Daily Articles
The argument over gold is a replay of the arguments of Adam Smith against the arguments of the mercantilists.
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Gaga Over Galbraith

BiographiesOther Schools of Thought

11/08/2012Mises Daily Articles
John Kenneth Galbraith is increasingly perceived as a misunderstood thinker whose insights were ahead of their time and whose work was too hastily dismissed.
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God Protect Us from Metaphors

History of the Austrian School of EconomicsValue and Exchange

10/29/2012Mises Daily Articles
A fallacy sometimes shrinks and contracts, assumes the guise of a principle, and lurks in a word or a phrase.
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Gun Control — on the Government's Guns

Free MarketsThe Police StateInterventionism

08/30/2012Mises Daily Articles
The threat of deadly force is implicitly present in every law, regulation, ruling, or decree that emanates from any government office, at any level.
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