World HistoryHistory of the Austrian School of Economics
As a government economist for Austria following WWI, Mises fought a losing battle against reckless policies of inflation and government spending.
U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy
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The EnvironmentTaxes and SpendingU.S. Economy
The "Green New Deal" is aptly named, in the sense that the original New Deal was a massive boondoggle that restricted liberty and crippled the economy.
A traditional argument for unbacked fiat money was based on the idea it was less-costly to produce fiat money than gold or silver. This cost savings could then enrich society overall. But recent data suggests this isn't true.
Kamala Harris wants to buy votes, and she has decided that it is okay to hurt the economy in hopes of achieving her political ambitions.
The academic scholar, along with the great teacher, is vanishing from the universities and being replaced by one-dimensional specialists.
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