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Unshackling the Fed

U.S. HistoryMoney and BankingPolitical Theory

06/19/2013Mises Daily Articles
The very idea that the FOMC would function as faithful monetary eunuchs was sheer fantasy.
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Un Weimar virtual: hiperinflación en un mundo de videojuegos

Booms and BustsMedia and CultureOther Schools of Thought

05/21/2013Mises Daily Articles
Si los casos históricos de hiperinflación —reales y virtuales— tienen algo en común es el instinto de sus víctimas de culpar a los síntomas más que a la enfermedad.
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Understanding Comparative Advantage

Calculation and KnowledgeHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

02/22/2013Mises Daily Articles
The people of Kansas are better than the people of Freedonia, both at producing toothpaste <em>and</em> zebras. What to do?
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Understanding Liberal Democracy

Philosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

11/21/2012Mises Daily Articles
Nicholas Wolterstorff assails a vastly influential school of thought in a way that libertarians will find useful.
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US Gone to Pot, but Not Completely

Free MarketsInterventionism

11/12/2012Mises Daily Articles
The people of Colorado and Washington voiced their opposition to the federal government's policy of marijuana prohibition.
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Unsafe at Any Blood Pressure

Free MarketsInterventionism

10/25/2012Mises Daily Articles
We are stuck with another situation in which one form of government intervention creates unintended consequences that require further interventions.
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Unilateral Free Trade

Free MarketsGlobal EconomyInterventionism

07/31/2012Mises Daily Articles
The only international economic policy that a country needs is to mind its own business and set a good example to the rest of the world.
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Unions and the Other Tiny Tim

Free MarketsInterventionism

04/12/2012Mises Daily Articles
If only Dickens had written about a Tiny Tim whose father remained unemployed due to labor-union barriers.
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Unjust Wars, Then and Now

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyPolitical Theory

03/12/2012Mises Daily Articles
Like all wars, a just war is laced with dangers beyond the inferno of the battles, especially if war funding relies to a significant degree on the printing press.
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USPS: The Cursed Carriers

Big GovernmentFree MarketsInterventionismMonopoly and Competition

02/14/2012Mises Daily Articles
It's pathetic that a government-enforced monopoly continues to lose money.
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