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Art Carden

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Art Carden is assistant professor of economics, Brock School of Business, Samford University, Birmingham, Alabama.

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Mises: His Importance and Relevance

BiographiesHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsPraxeology

12/11/2009Mises Daily Articles
"Ludwig von Mises was, first and foremost, an economist and social scientist who built an entire intellectual system from a very simple principle: man acts."
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Common Objections to Capitalism

Free MarketsEntrepreneurshipPrivate Property

11/03/2009Mises Daily Articles
The system of voluntary exchange and experimentation based on secure private-property rights — what we loosely call "capitalism" — expands rather than restricts our material and nonmaterial opportunities.
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Tire Trade Tirade

Corporate WelfareFree MarketsGlobal EconomyInterventionism

10/12/2009Mises Daily Articles
"Preventing trade means that we use more resources to produce less wealth."
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Labor Standards or Liberty?

Free MarketsLegal SystemInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

09/28/2009Mises Daily Articles
The appropriate policy is not to strengthen labor standards but to open borders and allow people to cross them freely.
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Why Is Capitalism So Unpopular?

Free MarketsMedia and CultureEntrepreneurshipPolitical Theory

09/07/2009Mises Daily Articles
Capitalism delivers the goods, and it does so in abundance. Interventionist alternatives do not.
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