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For Presidents, Unpopularity Is a Simple PR Problem. Biden Is No Exception

Anti-PoliticsProgressivismU.S. Economy

4 hours agoMises Media
The Biden administration, stung by low poll numbers, insists that the president is receiving unfair PR, which is hiding the "truth" about Biden's many accomplishments.
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A Critique of Neoclassical and Austrian Monopoly Theory

Austrian Economics OverviewMonopoly and CompetitionOther Schools of Thought

06/25/2022Mises Daily Articles
One of the most controversial areas in Austrian economics, and one where even long-established Austrian theorists differ sharply, is monopoly theory.
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Rising Interest Rates Are Revealing the True Damage Done by the Fed

Central BanksEconomic PolicyThe FedInflationMonetary PolicyU.S. EconomyGold Standard

06/25/2022Mises Media
Janet Yellen admits she underestimated inflation, but she still does not realize that inflation is not higher prices, but the increase in fiat money that forces up prices.
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Even after Admitting She Underestimated Inflation, Janet Yellen Still Doesn't Understand What It Is

Big GovernmentEconomic PolicyThe FedInflationMonetary PolicyU.S. EconomyGold Standard

06/24/2022Mises Media
Janet Yellen admits she underestimated inflation, but she still does not realize that inflation is not higher prices, but the increase in fiat money that forces up prices.
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The Consumption Tax: A Critique

Taxes and SpendingInterventionism

06/24/2022Mises Daily Articles
There has been far too much concentration on the form of taxation and not enough on its total amount.
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No, It's Not "Greed" or "Price Gouging" That's Driving up Gas Prices

Central BanksEconomic PolicyThe FedInflationMonetary PolicyU.S. Economy

06/24/2022Mises Media
By late 2021, fueled by trillions in newly printed money, gasoline prices had surged to ten-year highs. Now, even in inflation-adjusted terms, gasoline prices are surging to new highs.
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The Great Reset: Turning Back the Clock on Civilization

Big GovernmentEconomic FreedomEconomic PolicyGlobal EconomyProgressivismWar and Foreign Policy

06/23/2022Mises Media
The so-called Great Reset is an attempt by wealthy elites and their allies to control people's lives. Their schemes need to be both exposed and resisted.
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California Scheming: The Progressive Leadership's New Plan to Impose High-Cost, Low-Quality Medical Care

Big GovernmentHealthProgressivismTaxes and SpendingU.S. Economy

06/23/2022Mises Media
California's progressive political classes now have a scheme to impose a single-payer system for medical care. If imposed, it will be costly but also ineffective.
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Wholesale Prices Rise More than 10 Percent, Pointing to Continued Price Hikes

Economic FreedomEconomic PolicyThe FedInflationMonetary PolicyU.S. Economy

06/22/2022Mises Media
Year-over-year PPI growth came in at over 10 percent for the sixth month in a row. This will put more pressure on the Fed to "do something."
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