Mises Wire

Cannabis Tax Revenues Will be a Roadblock to Sessions's Drug War

Bureaucracy and RegulationU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog01/05/2018
State tax collectors and local businesses are unlikely to go along quietly with new federal efforts to crack down on legalized marijuana.
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Christmas Tree Protectionism

Protectionism and Free Trade

Blog12/26/2017

Breitbart News wants us to panic because many consumers prefer imported Christmas trees. But why shouldn't the consumers be allowed their freedom?

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Chile’s "Failed" Neoliberal Reform Is Looking Pretty Good

Global EconomyWorld History

Blog12/12/2017
Chile is getting richer faster than other countries from Latin America. If this is a “crisis,” other nations should hope for a similar fate.
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Creating Order without the State

Free MarketsPolitical Theory

11/10/2017Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Edward Stringham shows us how private groups can provide the rules and order necessary for a prosperous society.
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Concealed Carry on the March

Legal SystemU.S. History

Blog10/28/2017
A major cultural shift is taking place. More than ever, Americans are arming themselves in the modern era.
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Can Trump and Rand Paul Save Healthcare?

Bureaucracy and RegulationHealth

Blog10/19/2017
Trump's new healthcare order is a good first step. But now new providers must overcome barriers imposed by decades of federal meddling.
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Carbon Taxes and Economic Growth

The Environment

Blog09/26/2017
If a politician wants to reshuffle taxes in a way that doesn’t reduce the tax burden overall, why should the libertarian endorse such a move?
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Canadian Interest Rates Set to Rise?

The Fed

06/27/2017Mises Wire
The team at the Bank of Canada has confused cause and effect once again.
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