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The Collapse of America's Health Care Industry

Mark Thornton explains why Obamacare is simply one more step along the road to health care serfdom. Thornton is a...

Mises U 2012

Hayek and Friedman: Head to Head

This lecture by Roger Garrison was presented at the 2012 Mises University in Auburn, Alabama.

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No End in Sight For Higher-Education Malinvestment

Thanks to the higher-education bubble, times are great for those who make money off of college students. Tuition...

Lukasz Dominiak on Mises Weekends
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Łukasz Dominiak: Culture in Hoppe's Private Law Society

Łukasz and Jeff discuss Hoppe, private law, and the role of culture in libertarian theory.

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Self-Determination and Secession

Sardinia has a long history of agitating for secession from Italy. Now some Sardinians want to secede form Italy in...

Frédéric Bastiat
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Frédéric Bastiat’s Economic Sophisms Is Now More Important Than Ever

Frédéric Bastiat would have turned 214 today. Although primarily remembered for The Law , Bastiat's book Economic...

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Baltimore’s Unemployed and the True Cost of Minimum Wages

Advocates for minimum wage mandates say they won't cause unemployment if done a little at a time. But if that's...

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Dumping the Euro Isn’t a Cure-All: Easy Money Lets Governments Avoid Free-Market Reforms

The euro is an inflationary fiat currency, but it’s apparently not inflationary enough for many profligate...