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Gabriel E. Vidal

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Gabriel E. Vidal is the chief operating officer of a hospital system in the United States. He has a BA in politics, philosophy, and economics and an MBA in finance.

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Caritas in Iustitia Distributiva

Free MarketsWorld HistoryInterventionismPhilosophy and Methodology

07/31/2009Mises Daily Articles
As a result of his misunderstanding of economic theory, the Pope failed to see the connection between every depression we have experienced in modern times and governments' intervening in the free market — the very system that, if left free of distributive-justice actions on the part of governments...
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Why Obamacare Can't Work: The Calculation Argument

Big GovernmentHealthInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

07/17/2009Mises Daily Articles
Nowhere in this document or in successive drafts by Mason and Thomas Jefferson do we read words that could lead the reader to conclude that the federal government ought to care for its citizens or that we ought to look out for one another or that a central government ought to violate our individual...
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The Health Czar Can't Calculate

HealthCalculation and KnowledgeInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

04/30/2009Mises Daily Articles
"Costs of production do not determine prices of goods. Prices of goods determine costs of production."
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