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Capital Goods and Capital

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

05/02/2022Mises Daily Articles
The concept of capital is the fundamental concept of economic calculation, the foremost mental tool of the conduct of affairs in the market economy. Its correlative is the concept of income.
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The Economic Sanctions against Russia Are Destructive and Counterproductive: We Must Oppose Them

War and Foreign Policy

05/01/2022Mises Media
Imposing economic sanctions upon Russia is tantamount to throwing gasoline on a raging fire. The sanctions will not end the Russian invasion of Ukraine and only will make things worse.
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Reparations for Government-Imposed Property Theft Are Justified and Necessary

ProgressivismProperty Rights

05/01/2022Mises Media
Reparations is a buzzword in the present political climate, but most plans involve an expansion of the welfare state. But there is a form of reparations that is legitimate.
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The Conservatism of Decolonization

Big GovernmentDemocracyEconomic Freedom

04/30/2022Mises Media
For all the talk of decolonialization, many Third World countries that became independent set up regulatory regimes that mirrored their former "mother" country.
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There's a Reason George Washington Warned against "Entangling Relationships"

War and Foreign Policy

04/30/2022Mises Media
America's Cold War relationships have created conditions for very hot wars to take place. The current war in Ukraine is part of that sorry Cold War legacy.
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¿Cuándo un título de tierra es criminal?

Philosophy and MethodologyPrivate Property

04/30/2022Mises Daily Articles
Los economistas utilitaristas, que no se basan en ninguna teoría ética de los derechos de propiedad, sólo pueden recurrir a la defensa del statu quo que pueda existir.
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When Is a Land Title Criminal?

Philosophy and MethodologyPrivate Property

04/30/2022Mises Daily Articles
Utilitarian economists, grounded on no ethical theory of property rights, can only fall back on defending whatever status quo may happen to exist.
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Reckless Associations: The Ruling Class Creates New Legal Theory to Stifle Free Speech

Law

04/29/2022Mises Media
The war on free speech has been given a boost by a new legal theory called "reckless associations," the "leaders" of an association that allegedly harms someone else are declared liable for that harm.
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Jordan Peterson on Austrian Economics: Free Markets Are "Profoundly Equitable"

CoordinationFree MarketsPhilosophyPlanningPhilosophy and MethodologyPraxeology

04/29/2022Mises Media
Jordan Peterson is turning his eye toward Austrian economics. Unlike the many conservatives who see free market advocacy as some sort of "dangerous fundamentalism," Peterson seems to get it.
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Mercantilism in Spain

World HistoryInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

04/28/2022Mises Daily Articles
Spanish mercantilism meant the Crown picked which industries flourished and which withered. This led to a multitude of malinvestments including booms for southern Spain and busts in the Low Countries.
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