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Ryan McMaken

Editor, Mises Wire and The Austrian

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Ryan McMaken (@ryanmcmaken) is the editor of Mises Wire and The Austrian. Send him your article submissions, but read article guidelines first. Ryan has degrees in economics and political science from the University of Colorado, and was the economist for the Colorado Division of Housing from 2009 to 2014. He is the author of Commie Cowboys: The Bourgeoisie and the Nation-State in the Western Genre.

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Manufacturing Jobs Are Overrated

U.S. EconomyU.S. History

03/15/2018Audio/Video
It is a myth that "we don't make things in America anymore." Thanks to automation, we simply need fewer people to make more stuff.

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Why Gun Control Doesn't Explain Australia's Low Homicide Rates

03/14/2018Power & Market

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Rand Paul's Attacker Should Never Have Been Tried in Federal Court

03/13/2018Power & Market

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Manufacturing Jobs Are Overrated

Blog03/13/2018

It is a myth that "we don't make things in America anymore." Thanks to automation, we simply need fewer people to make more stuff. 

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Not Even the Pentagon Thinks Tariffs Are Needed for National Defense

War and Foreign Policy

Blog03/10/2018

Having failed to make an economic argument for tariffs, the White House is relying on a dubious national-defense argument instead. 

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