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Killing the Maximum-Wage Myth

Free MarketsInterventionism

04/23/2014Mises Daily Articles
It’s unclear how Congress is qualified to set the “correct” wage for business owners and executives...

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Krugman Claims Mises Couldn’t Explain the Great Depression

Business CyclesHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsOther Schools of Thought

01/30/2014Mises Daily Articles
Paul Krugman, relying on the claims of anonymous bloggers, asserts that Mises couldn’t explain the origins of the Great Depression...

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Krugman’s Adventures in Fairyland

InterventionismProduction Theory

11/23/2013Mises Daily Articles
Far from being creatures that can “save” an economy, the Debt and Inflation Fairies are the architects of economic disaster...

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Keynes’s Ghost Continues To Haunt Economics

Business CyclesOther Schools of Thought

11/06/2013Mises Daily Articles
The Keynesian promise of prosperity springing from massive government spending is attractive to politicians, economists, and public intellectuals.

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Killing the Currency

The FedBusiness CyclesInterventionism

05/27/2013Mises Daily Articles
With such pronounced expansion, will the U.S. soon experience significant price inflation, and if so, how severe may it be?

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Krugman's Call for a Housing Bubble

Booms and BustsThe Fed

02/21/2013Mises Daily Articles
Paul Krugman in 2002: "Alan Greenspan needs to create a housing bubble to replace the Nasdaq bubble."...

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Kingdom Come: The Politics of the Millenium

Free MarketsWorld History

12/21/2012Mises Daily Articles
Postmillenials and their Progressive successors would take over the reins of government and use the State to shape everyone up.

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Krugman's MMMF Question

Austrian Economics Overview

10/08/2012Mises Daily Articles
Paul Krugman queried Austrian economists on their position on money-market mutual funds.

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Keynesianism vs. the Gold-Coin Standard

Gold StandardOther Schools of Thought

08/27/2012Mises Daily Articles
Duncan Weldon of the London <em>Guardian</em> provides a highly useful summary of the Keynesian case — a fine mixture of familiar old canards and creative new errors...

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Krugman and British Austerity

Business CyclesOther Schools of Thought

03/07/2012Mises Daily Articles
The historical evidence in Britain supports the view that spending cuts bring about larger economic recoveries than deficit spending does.

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