Corporate Welfare

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A Penchant for Controlling Others

Big GovernmentCorporate WelfareThe Police StateOther Schools of Thought

11/03/2009Mises Daily Articles
The ban says, You don't know what is good for you so you must be forced to do what the government thinks is good for you .
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The Wall Street Journal Defends the Predator State

Corporate WelfareHealthOther Schools of ThoughtPrivate Property

10/21/2009Mises Daily Articles
The predator state cannot be tamed. Only when the public withdraws its consent will the predations come to an end.
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Year After TARP: $700 Billion Down the Drain

Corporate WelfareThe FedInterventionismMoney and Banking

10/20/2009Mises Daily Articles
"Instead of buying up toxic assets, the TARP money was used to partially nationalize the banking industry."
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Corporatist Pigs!

Big GovernmentCorporate WelfareInterventionism

10/14/2009Mises Daily Articles
"It was the hidden hand of government that failed, not the market."
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Tire Trade Tirade

Corporate WelfareFree MarketsGlobal EconomyInterventionism

10/12/2009Mises Daily Articles
"Preventing trade means that we use more resources to produce less wealth."
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The Health-Insurance Market Is Not Free

Corporate WelfareHealthInterventionism

09/29/2009Mises Daily Articles
However, there are many more losers than winners under the current state of affairs; and adding more government provisions would only increase the costs for taxpayers and insurance consumers.
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Anatomy of an Economic Ignoramus

Corporate WelfareFree MarketsInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

09/10/2009Mises Daily Articles
"The bailouts, in fact, were an example of government intervention to prevent the free market from holding CEOs accountable."
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Speakers' Panel

Booms and BustsCorporate WelfareAustrian Economics Overview

Presented at "Recovery or Stagnation?," the Mises Circle in San Francisco; sponsored by Mark L. Hart, III, and hosted by the Ludwig von Mises Institute. Features Walter Block, Thomas DiLorenzo, Douglas French, and Robert Murphy. Recorded Saturday, August 29th, 2009.
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Government Bailouts: Picking Winners

Big GovernmentBooms and BustsCorporate WelfareInterventionism

Presented by Walter Block at "Recovery or Stagnation?," the Mises Circle in San Francisco; sponsored by Mark L. Hart, III, and hosted by the Ludwig von Mises Institute. Includes an introduction by Douglas E. French. Recorded Saturday, August 29th, 2009.
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Veto of the Texas Seed Bill

Corporate WelfareU.S. HistoryInterventionism

08/20/2009Mises Daily Articles
I do not believe that the power and duty of the general government ought to be extended to the relief of individual suffering which is in no manner properly related to the public service or benefit.
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