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The Commanding Heights: The Battle between Government and the Marketplace That Is Remaking the Modern World, by Daniel Yergin and Joseph Stanislaw

Big GovernmentInterventionism

07/30/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Yergin and Joseph Stanislaw have produced a book that is fundamentally optimistic that markets will continue to be the driving force behind world events, and that price decision-making will eventually prevail over political decision-making.


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How the Government Subsidizes Stocks

Financial MarketsInterventionism

Recorded at the Toronto Stock Exchange; September 16-17, 1999. [41:36]

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How the SEC Subsidizes Stocks

Big GovernmentFinancial MarketsInterventionism

10/05/1999Mises Daily Articles
Regulators claim to guarantee equality of information, but no market can live up to that standard.

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Transparency and Other Sugar Pills

Financial Markets

01/01/1999The Free Market
The most talked-about financial failure of the year is Long-Term Capital Management, an investment partnership (loosely termed a hedge fund) run by Wall Street darling John Meriwether.

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Booms and BustsInterventionism

10/20/1998Mises Daily Articles
Why transparency and liquidity won't bring financial stability...

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