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Acting Man

Austrian Economics OverviewHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsPraxeology

12/16/2021Mises Daily Articles
The field of our science is human action, not the psychological events which result in an action. It is precisely this which distinguishes the general theory of human action, praxeology, from psychology.
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Modern Historians Confront the American Revolution

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyPolitical Theory

12/15/2021Mises Daily Articles
The Revolution had a radical libertarian impact on American society: in abolishing feudal land tenure, in establishing religious freedom, and in beginning the process of the abolition of slavery.
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Saqueo o empresa: la elección del mundo

Free MarketsOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and Methodology

12/14/2021Mises Daily Articles
En lugar de buscar que el Estado transforme a las criaturas defectuosas en santas, deberíamos esforzarnos por tomar a los seres humanos tal y como son y dirigir sus energías hacia salidas productivas en lugar de salidas antisociales.
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Plunder or Enterprise: The World's Choice

Free MarketsOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and Methodology

12/14/2021Mises Daily Articles
Rather than look to the state to transform flawed creatures into saints, we should strive to take human beings as they are and direct their energies into productive outlets rather than antisocial outlets.
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La ética de la clase ambulante

BiographiesThe EntrepreneurPhilosophy and Methodology

12/10/2021Mises Daily Articles
Antes se consideraba que el empleado gubernamental era un hombre que no podía abrirse camino en el mundo de los negocios y, por tanto, se le toleraba con condescendencia.
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The Ethic of the Peddler Class

BiographiesThe EntrepreneurPhilosophy and Methodology

12/10/2021Mises Daily Articles
In earlier days, the government employee was held to be a man who could not have made his way in the business world and was therefore tolerated with condescension.
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The Individual in Society

Free MarketsInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

12/09/2021Mises Daily Articles
Those who are asking for more government interference are asking ultimately for more compulsion and less freedom.
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A Crusoe Social Philosophy

Free MarketsEntrepreneurshipPrivate Property

12/07/2021Mises Daily Articles
Crusoe economics can aid greatly in solving such problems of political philosophy as the nature and role of liberty, property, and violence.
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El ataque de Hoover al laissez-faire

Booms and BustsU.S. HistoryInterventionism

12/06/2021Mises Daily Articles
En 1929, lo que quedaba de la política laissez-faire en América fue dejada de lado. Dirigido por el presidente Hoover, el gobierno se embarcó en lo que se ha llamado con precisión el « New Deal de Hoover».
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Hoover's Attack on Laissez-Faire

Booms and BustsU.S. HistoryInterventionism

12/06/2021Mises Daily Articles
In 1929, what remained of laissez-faire policy in America was brushed aside. Led by President Hoover, the government embarked on what has accurately been called the "Hoover New Deal."
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