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Nobel Committee in Search of Economists

U.S. EconomyU.S. HistoryMonetary TheoryOther Schools of Thought

10/14/2010Mises Daily Articles
Even though these economists — especially Diamond — are very smart and productive, they and their colleagues have hardly helped the plight of the unemployed, as we stumble ever deeper into depression.
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Never Accept an Interventionist Premise

EducationTaxes and SpendingInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

10/11/2010Mises Daily Articles
Caplan could just as easily have written, "An optimal solution to education would actually involve gang members randomly beating up college freshmen." I am not exaggerating. Caplan's statement is literally equivalent to my own suggestion.
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Nonsense on the Deficit Question

The FedFinancial MarketsU.S. EconomyMonetary Theory

08/02/2010Mises Daily Articles
It doesn't make the country richer when politicians spend money they don't have.
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Not Exactly Sweet Reason

Big GovernmentCorporate WelfareU.S. EconomyInterventionism

07/30/2010Mises Daily Articles
The United States imposes import quotas that substantially raise domestic sugar prices, harming domestic consumers to benefit politically powerful domestic sugar producers.
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National Economy and Rotary

Global EconomyEntrepreneurshipInterventionismPolitical Theory

06/29/2010Mises Daily Articles
If we consciously specialize in one kind of activity, we can do so only because we count upon other individuals being ready to serve us just as we are prepared to serve them. It is here that the great principle of solidarity, which govern society, comes into play.
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Net Neutrality: Unwarranted Intervention

The EntrepreneurFree MarketsGlobal EconomyInterventionism

05/28/2010Mises Daily Articles
"What if the management is done by the government? Then we abandon the realm of service and enter into the realm of policy."
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Nothing Measured, Everything Gained

Free MarketsMoney and BanksInterventionism

04/01/2010Mises Daily Articles
Cowperthwaite, along with many Austrian School economists, has proven that economics is only a dismal science when interventionist economists insist on making it one.
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Nation Wrecking in Afghanistan

War and Foreign PolicyWorld HistoryInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

03/17/2010Mises Daily Articles
The European experience, in fact, suggests that governments play absolutely no role in stabilization.
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New Regulations Will Destroy the Insurance Market

Free MarketsHealthLegal SystemInterventionism

12/17/2009Mises Daily Articles
The inevitable result will be the complete dissolution of the private health-insurance market.
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No More Gifts, Please

Booms and BustsFree MarketsTaxes and Spending

12/09/2009Mises Daily Articles
As the gifts from these businesses pour in, think of it as a sign that this recession has not been nearly deep enough or gone on nearly long enough.
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