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Biden Declares "MAGA Republicans" Enemies of the State

Big GovernmentDemocracyLawLegal SystemProgressivism

09/11/2022Mises Media
The optics of the event were likely the idea of a proud Biden staffer leaning into the “Dark Brandon” aesthetic that has become popular among regime loyalists on Twitter. To Americans outside of this Very Online echo chamber, the imagery drew connotations of sinister authoritarian regimes.
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Blame the Fed for Both the Inflationary Boom and the Inevitable Bust

The FedMoney and Banks

09/09/2022Mises Media
Powell isn't a villain for pulling his foot off the money-creation accelerator a little. No, Powell's villainy stems from his role in helping create the boom in the first place.
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Biden's Student Loan Scheme Benefits the Ruling Class (Again)

Big GovernmentEconomic PolicyTaxes and Spending

09/02/2022Mises Media
With a declaration of a fake crisis and twisting an obscure law, President Joe Biden has invoked a massive wealth transfer that benefits the most privileged people in our society.
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Back to the Future: Progressives Imagine the Good Old Days of Price Controls

Big GovernmentThe FedPrice ControlsTaxes and SpendingU.S. Economy

07/04/2022Mises Media
Inflation is raging and progressives want action. What kind of action? They want to return to the 1970s regime of price controls.
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Bastiat Predicted the Baby Formula Crisis 170 Years before It Happened

The FedGlobal EconomyHealthInflationU.S. Economy

06/12/2022Mises Media
Although Biden presented the formula shortage as caused by "forces" outside the USA, the shortage is homegrown. Bastiat could have explained why.
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Baby Formula: Thank Protectionists and the FDA for the Shortage

HealthU.S. Economy

05/19/2022Mises Media
With the shortage have come the usual half-baked bromides about "evil corporations" and how they aren't regulated enough. The real fault lies with welfare statists, Trump-style protectionists, and the FDA.
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Bienes de capital y capital

Austrian Economics OverviewCapital and Interest TheoryHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

05/02/2022Mises Daily Articles
El concepto de capital es el concepto fundamental del cálculo económico, la principal herramienta mental de la conducción de los asuntos en la economía de mercado. Su correlato es el concepto de renta.
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Böhm-Bawerk’s Critique of the Exploitation Theory of Interest

02/22/2022Mises Daily Articles
Böhm-Bawerk’s refutation of the exploitation theory is valuable not merely as a critique of an erroneous doctrine, but also as a lucid exposition of subjective value theory.
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Böhm-Bawerk: Austrian Economist Who Said No to Big Government

Business CyclesInterventionismMonopoly and Competition

06/29/2021Mises Daily Articles
Böhm-Bawerks was a brilliant economist, and we must also remember his example as a principled man of uncompromising integrity who in the political arena unswervingly fought for freedom and free markets.
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Bank Crisis!

The FedFree MarketsInterventionismMoney and Banking

12/12/2019Mises Daily Articles
Why does this domino process affect only banks, and not real estate, publishing, oil, or any other industry that may get into trouble?
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