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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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Stimulating Anachronism, Stifling Innovation

Corporate WelfareFree MarketsU.S. EconomyEntrepreneurshipInterventionism

04/14/2009Mises Daily Articles
Austrian economists like Ludwig von Mises and F.A. Hayek opposed government intervention in the macroeconomy because that intervention leads to distorted relative prices and malinvestment.
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The Minimum Wage, Discrimination, and Inequality

Free MarketsLegal SystemPhilosophy and MethodologyProduction Theory

01/19/2009Mises Daily Articles
When prices are fixed, and labor conditions are set by law, an employer can indulge his racist preferences without receiving his capitalist comeuppance.
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Should the Crisis Shake Our Faith in the Market?

Free MarketsInterventionism

12/29/2008Mises Daily Articles
As theory and evidence suggests, market-oriented reforms are not faith-based initiatives. They are our only hope for the long run.
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Should We Be Recycling Paper or Building Battlestar Galactica?

The EnvironmentFree MarketsPrivate Property

12/22/2008Mises Daily Articles
We should be worried about building Battlestar Galactica.
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Why Are Wages Low in Developing Countries?

Calculation and KnowledgeEntrepreneurshipProduction Theory

12/01/2008Mises Daily Articles
The idea that expanding and integrating the global marketplace exploits the poor is a myth that causes avoidable misery.
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