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Thomas Hardy Shows Us The Horror of War vs. The Beauty of Trade

Media and CultureWorld History

Blog03/07/2018

Markets and trade offer far more benefit for ordinary people than participation in the state's wars. 

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The Child Labor Amendment Debate of the 1920's

Financial MarketsLegal SystemU.S. History

01/29/2018The Journal of Libertarian Studies
The failed attempt to pass an anti-child-labor amendment in the 1920s offers some fascinating insights into the Progressive ideology of the time.
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The Voluntaryist Constitution

Legal SystemPolitical Theory

Is it possible to write a constitution that truly limits the powers of the state?

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Thaler Wins Nobel

Other Schools of Thought

Blog10/09/2017
Austrians have been mostly skeptical about behavioral economics.
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That Google Diversity Memo

Blog08/13/2017
Libertarians support the process of market competition, not the specific competitive acts of each market participant.
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The High Cost of "Free" College

EducationTaxes and Spending

Blog07/14/2017
The State of Tennessee has created a new program to provide free college statewide. Remember, there is not such thing as a free lunch.
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The Cultural Background of Ludwig von Mises — New Formats Available

Austrian Economics OverviewHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

Erik von Kuehnelt-Leddihn's timeless essay "The Cultural Background of Ludwig von Mises" is now easier to read.
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The Bank of England and the ECB Have a Credibility Problem

Blog01/22/2017

The mainstream media in Europe and the UK are worried about economic shocks in 2017. We should all be worried.

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