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J.B. Say and the Method of Praxeology

BiographiesHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsPraxeology

05/03/2012Mises Daily Articles
A particularly outstanding feature of J.B. Say's treatise is that he was the first economist to think deeply about the proper methodology of his discipline.
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Just War

War and Foreign PolicyWorld HistoryInterventionism

03/12/2012Mises Daily Articles
A just war exists when a people tries to ward off the threat of coercive domination by another people, or to overthrow an already-existing domination.
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Joseph Stiglitz's Market-Failure Myth

Free MarketsInterventionism

01/05/2012Mises Daily Articles
With Stiglitz's mainstream neoclassical research, truth is only what can be measured and then fit into mathematical models.
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John Law, Genius or Swindler

09/30/2011Mises Daily Articles
Perhaps no person in the history of economics has inspired such strong opinions, both for and against, as John Law. Some view Law as a genius. To others he is considered a madman and swindler. In many ways, he was all of these things
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Just How Bad Are Britain's Spending Cuts?

Global EconomyFiscal TheoryInterventionism

06/27/2011Mises Daily Articles
Britain's government workers should man up and accept that the free ride is over.
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Jane Jacobs: Libertarian Outsider

Free MarketsEntrepreneurship

04/28/2011Mises Daily Articles
The basic logic of Jane Jacobs's work must lead an attentive reader inexorably to a libertarian view of human social relations.
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Josiah Warren: The First American Anarchist

BiographiesFree MarketsU.S. History

02/25/2011Mises Daily Articles
"Peace, harmony, ease, security, happiness, will be found only in Individuality ."
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Job-Killing Labor Costs and the Manufacturing Sector

Free MarketsInterventionism

01/20/2011Mises Daily Articles
If the cost of labor increases, someone has to pay for it. Laborers may pay in the form of decreased work opportunities, investors may pay in the form of decreased returns on capital, or consumers may pay in the form of higher prices required by increased costs.
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Joan Kennedy Taylor

BiographiesFree Markets

01/14/2011Mises Daily Articles
Joan Kennedy Taylor first became involved in the libertarian movement in the early 1960s, when she was a student at the Nathaniel Branden Institute in New York City. As a student of Objectivism, she espoused the political views of Ayn Rand.
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