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Prices, Part 3

Free MarketsHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsPrices

07/04/2009Mises Daily Articles
Income is a category of action; it is the outcome of careful economizing of scarce factors.
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Pursuing a Vocation in Austrian Economics

EducationFree MarketsGlobal EconomyHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

06/19/2009Mises Daily Articles
Working closely with other fellows and resident Mises faculty, sharing concerns and solutions, networking as a Mises summer fellow is a big leg up for the young Austrian in meeting the challenge of launching a successful career in an academic world that is again growing increasingly hostile to the...
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Preface to Mises's Memoirs

BiographiesHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsPhilosophy and Methodology

06/08/2009Mises Daily Articles
As Mises relates in the present book, he had early on adopted the principle of never writing about the personal moral shortcomings of his opponents, of focusing instead on their intellectual errors in order to combat the latter more effectively.
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Playing Chicken in Memphis

The EntrepreneurFree MarketsSubjectivismValue and Exchange

05/26/2009Mises Daily Articles
If the critics are right, then Fowler Foods has missed an opportunity to turn a tidy profit by selling grilled chicken.
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Patents and Copyrights Should be Repealed

Free MarketsLegal SystemEntrepreneurshipOther Schools of Thought

04/07/2009Mises Daily Articles
Simultaneous discoveries tend to be the rule rather than the exception.
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Printing Like Mad

The FedFinancial MarketsCapital and Interest TheoryFiscal Theory

02/16/2009Mises Daily Articles
What permits real economic growth is an improvement in the investment infrastructure of the production process. What makes the improvement possible is real savings.
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Professor Samuelson on Income and Tolerance

Free MarketsInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

12/30/2008Mises Daily Articles
Given the poor quality of the reasoning behind Samuelson's remarks we should doubt his advice, not F.A. Hayek and Milton Friedman's.
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Private-Sector Health Care Leads the Way

Free MarketsHealthEntrepreneurship

12/03/2008Mises Daily Articles
The market, to the extent it is able to work freely, would lower healthcare prices while increasing quality; to the extent that government is involved, expect higher-priced and lower-quality services — and more bureaucracy .
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Posner and Leviathan

BiographiesBooms and BustsThe FedInterventionism

11/24/2008Mises Daily Articles
We are once again in a situation where the public and the economics profession have rushed to judge capitalism as the source of periodic and severe crises.
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Private Coinage

Free MarketsMoney and BanksEntrepreneurship

10/24/2008Mises Daily Articles
"It is surely folly to say that government must socialize all property in order to prevent anyone from stealing property. Yet the reasoning behind abolition of private coinage is the same."
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