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In Defense of Payday Lending

Free Markets

6 hours agoThe Free Market
Banning or restricting payday lending primarily works to limit the choices and freedoms exercised by people with bad credit or low incomes.
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William Nordhaus vs. the U.N. on Climate Change Policy

Big GovernmentThe EnvironmentTaxes and Spending

Blog9 hours ago

It is the boosters of aggressive government action, such as a carbon tax, who ignore the peer-reviewed research on climate change.

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Brett Kavanaugh, The Duke Lacrosse Team, and Déjà vu

Legal System

Blog10/20/2018

Politicians never let due process or evidence stand in the way of a declaration of guilt.

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Patrick Newman: Rothbard in the 21st Century

BiographiesStrategyU.S. EconomyU.S. History

10/19/2018Audio/Video
Patrick Newman on what Murray Rothbard can still teach us today.
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On "Grievance Studies" and Academic Book Burning

U.S. History

Blog10/19/2018

There's a long history of deliberately producing terrible scholarship with the intent of showing how arbitrary, political, and incompetent editors and publishers are.

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Audio Lecture: What is Money?

Money and Banks

10/18/2018Audio/Video
In this 18-minute talk, Malavika Nair presents the basics on what money is, its origins, and why it is so central to a modern economy.
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