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Corn Gets Creamed

Free MarketsBusiness Cycles

07/04/2011Mises Daily Articles
Today's Big Ag boom is sponsored by ethanol subsidies from the state.
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Cardinal Utility: It's Worse Than You Thought

Philosophy and MethodologyPraxeology

06/29/2011Mises Daily Articles
Preferences are ordinal, and our analysis has to reflect that simple, unavoidable fact.
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C.M. Kornbluth and the Syndicate

BiographiesMedia and Culture

06/17/2011Mises Daily Articles
Libertarian science-fiction fans under 40 are probably at least a little unclear on just who or what the Futurians were.
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Can Government's Finances Be Compared to a Household's?

The FedFree MarketsInterventionism

05/19/2011Mises Daily Articles
The deficit-hawk politicians are right when they say the government should be sharing in the belt-tightening along with everyone else. Slashing spending at the federal level would return much-needed resources to the private sector, where they would do the most good.
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Caging the Dogs of War

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy

05/17/2011Mises Daily Articles
Anyone who circulates in American society knows full well that many Americans love war and killing.
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Can Conservatives Be Libertarians?

Free MarketsInterventionismPolitical Theory

05/16/2011Mises Daily Articles
Many, perhaps most, people have a deep-rooted predisposition to keep things the way they are. This innate resistance to change finds expression in the political philosophy called conservatism.
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Consumer Advocate in Chief?

Free MarketsInterventionism

05/10/2011Mises Daily Articles
President Obama has chosen to follow a well-worn script — looking for political advantage by pretending to protect voters from the evils of the marketplace.
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Charting the Course to $7 Gas

Free MarketsInterventionism

04/25/2011Mises Daily Articles
The Fed will continue to buy Treasuries to fund our deficit with money that is created out of nothing.
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Conventional Education Will Go the Way of Farming

EducationWorld History

04/15/2011Mises Daily Articles
Yes, the facts and figures are a click away. The ability to use, understand, and communicate those facts is what must be taught and currently is not. And it doesn't take an army of 8 million and a budget of 1 trillion dollars and counting to do it.
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Coming Home

Free MarketsEntrepreneurship

04/15/2011Mises Daily Articles
It is better to live self-realized and self-responsible than to live dominated or on the end of strings that are pulled or cut by those wearing the masks of power.
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