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Central Bank Digital Currency: A Primer

Monetary PolicyPlanningMoney and Banking

Let us begin with what CBDCs definitely are not: they are not a new kind of cryptocurrency akin to bitcoin.

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Mill: Socialism Could Work for More Advanced People

PlanningSocialism

Blog12/25/2020

Though he was generally a Ricardian, John Stuart Mill thought that the main obstacle to socialism is that people might not yet be civilized enough to put it into practice. 

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Climate Change Policy Isn't Worth Its High Cost

The EnvironmentPlanning

Blog12/05/2020

The doomsday mantra of climate activists is guided by antihumanism and a desire for control. This worldview is a grave danger to human flourishing.

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Deflation Doesn't Undo the Problems Caused by Past Inflation

Economic PolicyInflationPlanning

Blog12/05/2020

A deflationary policy is just another type of intervention and in this sense it sets in motion a different form of the misallocation of resources.

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Central Bank Digital Currency: A Primer

Monetary PolicyPlanningMoney and Banking

01/03/2021Mises Media
Let us begin with what CBDCs definitely are not: they are not a new kind of cryptocurrency akin to bitcoin.
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Planned Economy and Economic Planning: What The People’s Republic of Walmart Got Wrong about the Nature of Economic Planning

PlanningSocialismCalculation and Knowledge

05/21/2020Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Firms, like other organizations, are unable to substitute the market in coordinating their economic plans. If they ever tried to eliminate the market creating them, they would face the same problems that all planned economies do.
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Beyond Calculation: The Austrian Business Cycle in the Socialist Commonwealth

PlanningSocialismBusiness Cycles

05/20/2020Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
This paper extends Austrian business cycle theory to the command economy and demonstrates that Mises’s socialist commonwealth would not be free from Rothbardian error cycles.
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Reflections on Legal Polycentrism

AnarchyDecentralization and SecessionPlanningStrategy

02/13/2020The Journal of Libertarian Studies
Much of the resistance to libertarian anarchic proposals stems from a genuine inability on the part of one’s audience to entertain such proposals as serious alternatives to the status quo.
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