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The US Economy Is Being Japanified — Thanks to the Fed

The FedGlobal Economy

Blog4 hours ago

Central bankers are increasingly talking about raising the inflation target above 2 percent. Are negative interest rates next?

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Medicare and Medicaid Destroyed Healthcare

Health

Blog4 hours ago

Medicare and Medicaid ended up destroying the finest healthcare system in history, and the healthcare crisis has become a permanent part of American life.

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The Tory Landslide May Soon Bring Scottish Independence

If Scots choose Holyrood over Westminster, or even Brussels over Holyrood, who are we to object?

12/13/2019Power & Market
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Violence, Homesteading, and the Origins of Private Property

Philosophy and MethodologyPrivate Property

Blog12/13/2019

Even if we find that property was privatized by violence back in the mists of the past, it is not the slightest proof that the abolition of ownership is necessary, advisable, or morally justified.

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Embrace Unilateral Free Trade with the UK — Right Now

Protectionism and Free Trade

Blog12/13/2019

Americans ought to begin thinking of trade between the US and the UK as something comparable to trade between California and Idaho.

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Blog12/13/2019

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Why the Courts Aren't All They're Supposed to Be

Legal SystemWorld History

Blog12/13/2019

The government accepts no legal obligation to provide specified law enforcement services in exchange for the taxes it forcibly extracts from the citizenry. A clearly defined and voluntarily accepted reciprocal agreement between the government and the citizens has never existed.

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Bank Crisis!

The FedFree MarketsInterventionismMoney and Banking

12/12/2019Mises Daily Articles
Why does this domino process affect only banks, and not real estate, publishing, oil, or any other industry that may get into trouble?
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