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After #MeToo, Men Begin Avoiding Female Co-Workers

Labor and WagesLegal System

12/13/2018Audio/Video
When the Americans with Disabilities Act was passed, employers hired fewer disabled workers, because they feared lawsuits. We may now be seeing a similar trend in the face of more sexual harassment claims.
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The Poor Laws of England

Labor and WagesPovertyTaxes and Spending

12/07/2018Articles of Interest
The Poor Law Amendment of 1834 attempted to address the problem of runaway costs and abuses of the system. With mixed results.
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"Scabs" Are the True Labor Day Heroes

Labor and Wages

09/05/2018Audio/Video
The special legal status of unions is what harms workers. Not the so-called "scabs."
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Sweatshops

Free MarketsLabor and Wages

07/24/2018Audio/Video
Recorded at Mises University 2018.
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The Corruption of Union Leadership

Labor and Wages

06/27/2018Mises Daily Articles
Alongside the struc­ture of traditional unionism, there begins to grow in its shadow a murky pseudo-unionism of criminal behavior.
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Trade Unions: The Private Use of Coercive Power

Labor and Wages

05/03/2018Review of Austrian Economics, Volumes 1-10
The political influence of labor unions has aimed at the entrenchment of privileged employment and the protection of the officials' "profession."
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Interest and the Length of Production: A Reply

Labor and WagesCapital and Interest Theory

12/07/2017Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
A lower interest rate does lead to building more of the capital structure supplemented by reallocation of labor into later stages of production.
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Teaching "Tips": An Economic and Pedagogical Defense of Gratuities

Labor and Wages

06/22/2017Audio/Video
Using the long-standing cultural practice of tipping, Gill explores a variety of important economic concepts.
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Tony Gill

Anthony Gill

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Anthony Gill (Ph.D. UCLA; B.A. Marquette) is Professor of Political Science at the University of Washington, a Distinguished Research Scholar at Baylor University’s Institute for the Study of Religion, and...

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Teaching "Tips": An Economic and Pedagogical Defense of Gratuities
Using the long-standing cultural practice of tipping, Gill explores a variety of important economic concepts.
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