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Can the Underground Economy Save Europe?

Free MarketsGlobal EconomyEntrepreneurshipInterventionism

11/21/2011Mises Daily Articles
As the old saying goes, the more expensive you are to fire, the more expensive you are to hire. Nowhere is this more apparent than on the European continent.
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Can a Jobs Campaign Create Real Jobs?

Free MarketsEntrepreneurshipInterventionism

11/21/2011Mises Daily Articles
In a voluntary society, both parties benefit from any exchange, or it wouldn't have happened in the first place. We only want the most profitable businesses to be operational, because we will benefit the most from the best and cheapest goods.
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Cash for Clunkers: A Personal Look

Free MarketsInterventionism

10/04/2011Mises Daily Articles
While "cash for clunkers" accelerated consumption in the month of August, it left a gap in demand following the program's demise.
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Civic Religion Revisited

09/30/2011Mises Daily Articles
People are fundamentally the same in government as in private life.
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Clarifying Subjective Valuation

SubjectivismValue and Exchange

09/20/2011Mises Daily Articles
Freedom is not an endless battlefield of <i>caveat emptor</i>, where the bodies of the uninformed masses are stacked ten high, walletless and decapitated.
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Central Banks Can Increase the Money Supply, Even If Banks Do Not Lend

The FedMoney and Banking

09/19/2011Mises Daily Articles
Banks can and do make clients shift from short-term deposits.
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Capitalism and the Advance of Women

08/24/2011Mises Daily Articles
No force in society empowers a woman more than the right to own property, including in her own person, and to trade freely for profit. This course celebrates the indispensable role of capitalism in the liberation of women. It presents the lively voices of women who have embraced the benevolence and...
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Conjecture and History

Media and CultureWorld History

08/05/2011Mises Daily Articles
All history is partly conjectural, because our knowledge is always limited.
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Contra Conventional Measures of the Growth of Government

Big GovernmentU.S. Economy

07/26/2011Mises Daily Articles
Transfer spending is the Godzilla that threatens to consume New York, Tokyo, Berlin, and nearly every other city on the planet.
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