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Mises’s Contribution to Understanding Business Cycles

Business Cycles

10/08/2020Mises Daily Articles
In The Theory of Money and Credit , Mises provided the basics for the long-sought explanation for that mysterious and troubling economic phenomenon—the business cycle.
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La oposición al poder del Estado se evapora siempre que hay una «crisis»

Big GovernmentThe Police StateOther Schools of Thought

09/30/2020Mises Daily Articles
Para que el debate político se incline a favor del Estado, sólo hace falta una crisis, real o imaginaria. Las masas abandonarán entonces cualquier resistencia que hayan tenido a las últimas intervenciones del Estado.
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Opposition to State Power Evaporates Whenever There Is a "Crisis"

Big GovernmentThe Police StateOther Schools of Thought

09/30/2020Mises Daily Articles
To swing a political debate in favor of the state, all it takes is a crisis, either real or imagined. The masses will then abandon whatever resistance they had to the state's latest interventions.
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Cien años de fascismo médico

Free MarketsHealthLegal SystemInterventionism

09/22/2020Mises Daily Articles
La introducción del Obamacare fue sólo la evolución natural de muchas décadas de creciente control estatal de la industria de la salud.
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One Hundred Years of Medical Fascism

Free MarketsHealthLegal SystemInterventionism

09/22/2020Mises Daily Articles
The introduction of Obamacare was only the natural evolution of many decades of increasing state control of the healthcare industry.
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The Economics of Destutt de Tracy

BiographiesMonetary TheoryPolitical Theory

09/16/2020Mises Daily Articles
Tracy's deductive methodology, his liberal approach to governmental affairs, and his subjectivism qualify him as a proto-Austrian economist who enjoyed considerable influence not only in France but also around the world.
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Another Kind of Liberalism

World HistoryPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

09/14/2020Mises Daily Articles
Raico stresses that there was another tradition within classical-liberal thought, one that recognized the interdependence between religion and liberty.
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El plan de Hayek para el dinero privado

Free MarketsMoney and BanksValue and Exchange

09/12/2020Mises Daily Articles
La última propuesta de Hayek para la reforma monetaria pide que las monedas privadas compitan entre sí. Es discutible si esto es o no una buena idea.
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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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The Real William Graham Sumner

BiographiesFree MarketsInterventionism

08/25/2020Mises Daily Articles
Sumner is wrongly accused of being a "social Darwinist." Indeed, there is considerable evidence that the entire concept of "social Darwinism" as we know it today was virtually invented decades after Sumner's death.
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