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Ryan McMaken

Editor, Mises Wire and The Austrian

Tags Bureaucracy and RegulationEducationThe EnvironmentStrategyTaxes and SpendingPolitical Theory

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Ryan McMaken (@ryanmcmaken) is a senior editor at the Mises Institute. Send him your article submissions for Mises Wire and The Austrian, 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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Americans Have Much More Living Space than Europeans

03/11/2019Power & Market

The average American dwelling unit is at least 50 to 75 percent larger than the average European unit.

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There's No Evidence that Women Were "Forced" to Enter the Work Force "Just to Keep Up"

03/11/2019Power & Market

There's no evidence that women "had to" enter the workforce just to maintain the standard of living of the mid-twentieth century. In fact, female workforce participation was increasing right as real wages and household incomes were going up sizably.

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Europe's Latest Attack on Free Speech

03/11/2019Power & Market
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New Houses Are Getting Smaller — But They're Still Much Larger Than What Your Grandparents Had

Blog03/08/2019

The size of new houses has shrunk since 2015. (Houses are still two-thirds larger than they were 50 years ago.) But will local governments let developers build smaller, simpler, more affordable housing?

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Fed Reports Big Drop In Household Net Worth for 4th Q 2018

03/07/2019Power & Market
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