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Rethinking the Gold Bubble

The FedBusiness CyclesGold Standard

10/20/2011Mises Daily Articles
The erratic volatility of gold and other commodities is the direct result of further intervention into the market through central banking.
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Rothbard on Land Prices

Free MarketsCapital and Interest TheoryEntrepreneurshipPrices

10/18/2011Mises Daily Articles
Capital, interest, and entrepreneurship all come together in the Austrian explanation of the market price of land.
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Rothbard Revises the History of the Great Depression

Booms and BustsFinancial MarketsU.S. EconomyU.S. History

10/14/2011Mises Daily Articles
We now see, thanks to Rothbard's insights, that the Hoover-Roosevelt period was really a continuum.
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Robert Bidinotto and the Objectivist Subculture

Free MarketsMedia and CultureOther Schools of Thought

08/19/2011Mises Daily Articles
Rand's heroes weren't generals or people in law enforcement; they were engineers, inventors, designers — people focused on what they could do with their lives.
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Robert Anton Wilson

Biographies

08/15/2011Mises Daily Articles
The biggest success of his freelance career was a three-volume satirical novel.
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Rethinking Depression Economics

Business CyclesCalculation and KnowledgePrices

08/12/2011Mises Daily Articles
Austrians argue that government spending and monetary expansion are counterproductive and handicap economic calculation.
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Rothbard's The Mystery of Banking

InterventionismMoney and BankingOther Schools of Thought

08/01/2011Mises Daily Articles
Every student in a money-and-banking course should read this book at least twice.
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Repudiation Is an Option

Money and BankingPolitical Theory

07/28/2011Mises Daily Articles
We have a government that cannot control its spending, and we have a national debt that cannot possibly be paid back.
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Revisiting the Anthrax Crisis

Big GovernmentHealthOther Schools of Thought

07/06/2011Mises Daily Articles
Bruce Ivins had the skill, the opportunity, and the motives to single-handedly produce the crisis that the state needed.
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Restoring the Honor of the Spanish Cucumber

Global EconomyHealthInterventionism

06/27/2011Mises Daily Articles
The food-poisoning scare has ravaged Europe's agricultural sector, and losses have already spiraled into the billions.
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