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Redimiendo la Revolución Industrial

Free MarketsWorld HistoryInterventionism

08/10/2018Mises Daily Articles
Ya sea que la "difamación" se deba a una tergiversación de los hechos o a la imposición de ideologías, la Revolución Industrial debería presentar una demanda por difamación contra los historiadores.
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Redeeming the Industrial Revolution

Free MarketsWorld HistoryInterventionism

08/10/2018Mises Daily Articles
Whether the "slander" is due to a misrepresentation of fact or the imposition of ideology, the Industrial Revolution should bring a libel suit against historians.
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Rothbard's Monetary Thought

Money and BanksMonetary Theory

04/14/2018Mises Daily Articles
An overlooked volume of essays deals with Rothbard's monetary thought. Martin Stefunko regards it as mixed but valuable.
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Rockefeller, Morgan, and War

War and Foreign PolicyWorld HistoryInterventionism

03/20/2017Mises Daily Articles
During the 1930s, the Rockefellers pushed hard for war against Japan.
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Railway Socialism and Safety

Taxes and SpendingMonopoly and Competition

05/21/2015Mises Daily Articles
In the wake of the Amtrak railway disaster, we’re likely to hear that the solution to the problem is more tax funding and regulation. Few will suggest privatizing the railways. But the historical record suggests that privatization does indeed make for safer railroads.
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Rothbard and Market Economics in China

Global EconomyWorld HistoryHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

05/02/2015Mises Daily Articles
In this interview, Jing Jin, Associate Dean at the China Economics and Management Academy in Beijing, discusses how Mises and Rothbard have affected her academic work, and how Austrian economics is gaining traction in China today.
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Recent Economic Data Shows the Good Side of Deflation

Booms and BustsMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

03/20/2015Mises Daily Articles
Data from Japan, Spain, Greece, and the Netherlands all suggest that deflation is not the disaster many economists suggest it is. In fact, there's good reason to believe that economies really start to take off when prices fall the most.
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Revolutions Eat Their Parents

War and Foreign PolicyWorld HistoryPolitical Theory

01/12/2015Mises Daily Articles
Revolutionaries often place their trust in unlimited government to remake the world in their image, but unrestrained states have a habit of turning on those who support them.
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Reading the Road Map to a Police State

The Police StatePrivate Property

10/18/2014Mises Daily Articles
In this review of Radley Balko's Rise of the Warrior Cop Aaron Tao examines the history of government policing, rights that have been lost, and the symbiotic relationship between the police state and the war on drugs.
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Rothbard on Self-Defense and War

War and Foreign PolicyPhilosophy and MethodologyPrivate Property

10/14/2014Mises Daily Articles
Contrary to the claims of many advocates for expanding the already-huge war apparatus of the United States, Libertarians in general — and Murray Rothbard in particular — are not pacifists, but reject the killing of innocents and other unjustified forms of military aggression.
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