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Consumerism? Why People Spend on "Useless" Status Symbols

Value and Exchange

Blog3 hours ago

People buy things that reflect their value systems — values learned in homes and other non-market institutions. Meanwhile, markets don't force anyone to buy anything.

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Nation, State, and Economy

StrategyPrivate Property

07/16/2019Audio/Video
Jeff Deist and Ryan McMaken discuss what the nationality principle means for liberalism.
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Rothbard on Slavery Reparations

07/12/2019Power & Market

Rothbard considered how we might determine reparations for stolen land.

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Saifedean Ammous on his newest project!

EducationAustrian Economics Overview

07/05/2019Audio/Video
Saifedean Ammous previews his upcoming Austrian Economics project.
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Rest Easy, Justin

06/27/2019Power & Market

Justin Raimondo, longtime editor of AntiWar.com and a great friend of the Mises Institute, has died.

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Richard Cantillon As a Proto-Austrian

History of the Austrian School of EconomicsMoney and BankingProduction Theory

06/23/2019Audio/Video
Jeff Deist and Mark Thornton discuss the works of one of the fathers of modern economics: Richard Cantillon.
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