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Clifford F. Thies

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Clifford F. Thies is the Eldon R. Lindsay Chair of Free Enterprise at Shenandoah University in Winchester, Virginia.

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Debt and Repudiation in Mississippi

Booms and BustsU.S. HistoryMoney and BankingPrivate Property

11/13/2009Mises Daily Articles
"As well as repudiating the Mississippi Union Bank bonds in 1840, the state effectively repudiated the debts owed to the state banks."
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The Dead Zone: The Implicit Marginal Tax Rate

Big GovernmentTaxes and SpendingInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

11/09/2009Mises Daily Articles
When will we have a Supreme Court that forbids the federal government from using the power of taxation to destroy our entire country?
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Secession Is in Our Future

Legal SystemU.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyPolitical Theory

04/28/2009Mises Daily Articles
Possibly, once the rush gets underway, the only "state" that will be left in Old America will be the District of Columbia.
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Should the Government Bail Out Newspapers?

The EnvironmentThe FedInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

01/14/2009Mises Daily Articles
All of these things deny the true desires of people — as revealed in market prices — and substitute the opinions of the elite and politically-powerful for the true desires of people.
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Mises and Climate Change

The EnvironmentMedia and CultureCalculation and Knowledge

It is one thing to be concerned about the possible impact of the sum of many tiny human actions on the climate of the planet on which we find ourselves, for this is entirely consistent with choosing life. It is quite another thing to presume that we are doomed unless, whatever we are doing, we stop...
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