Booms and BustsBusiness CyclesMoney and Banking
With such low interest rates, shouldn't we be experiencing a boom? The problem is, a solid economy requires much more than just low interest rates.
U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory
Politics is war by other means. And war claims victims. War has winners and losers. Most of all, war has profiteers
HealthLegal SystemPolitical Theory
The US government will outlaw yet another plant that has long been used for herbal remedies, magically transforming users into criminals overnight.
The FedGlobal EconomyBusiness Cycles
From near-zero interest rates to price controls to easy home loans, it is clear that government is now more in need of sound economics than ever.
Global EconomyMoney and BanksMoney and Banking
The bond sell-off of early September 2016 may turn out to be just another blip in the extraordinary bond bull market. But it is too early to tell.
The FedU.S. Economy
Corporate WelfareEducationMoney and Banking
Once the student loan bubble pops, many colleges — especially private ones — will be in deep trouble.
EducationMedia and CulturePolitical Theory
Consider this, the Mises Institute today is "searched for" more around the world than many prominent high-profile beltway organizations.
The EnvironmentLegal SystemPolitical Theory
Contrary to the myth that libertarians favor limitless pollution by capitalists, libertarian legal regimes would often put polluters out of business.