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If a Pure Market Economy Is So Good, Why Doesn't It Exist?

Free MarketsWorld HistoryOther Schools of ThoughtPolitical Theory

08/20/2019Mises Daily Articles
"Herein lies the key to changing society — changing public opinion or people's preferences toward government. And the only way people are likely to change their preferences is through education and persuasion; force is ineffective."
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Cheryl and Cliff Pia on the Economics of Creativity

The EntrepreneurStrategyEntrepreneurship

08/20/2019Audio/Video
Every entrepreneurial initiative is creative. There’s also an entire creative industry in which entrepreneurs can participate and succeed. Hunter Hastings follows the journey of two very successful founders.
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Nicholas Oresme and the First Monetary Treatise

World HistoryMonetary TheoryPolitical Theory

08/17/2019Mises Daily Articles
Austrian monetary thought can be traced back right to the very founding father of monetary economics, the great Nicholas Oresme, the 14th century Bishop of Lisieux.
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Austrian Economics Can Help Investors Look Beyond Short-Term Thinking

Blog08/17/2019

Francsico García Paramés notes that economists who focus on near-term forecasting are generally useless to investors. But principles of Austrian economists — and a long-term view in general — can provide insights outside the mainstream.

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Why $100 Bills Are Now the US Dollar's Most Common Banknote

08/16/2019Power & Market

Perhaps in the future, physical dollars and digital dollars will be recognized as two distinct mediums of exchange.

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Per Bylund on the Entrepreneurial Opportunity of B2B versus B2C

The EntrepreneurStrategyEntrepreneurship

08/13/2019Audio/Video
What can practicing entrepreneurs learn from a reasoned analysis of the profit opportunities in Business-to-Business ventures compared to Business-to-Consumer ventures?
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Give Guantanamo Back to Cuba

War and Foreign Policy

Blog08/09/2019

We can start dismantling the US empire by giving Guantanamo Bay back to Cuba, followed by a termination of all foreign aid, a closure of all foreign military bases, and an end to regime-change operations around the world.

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Peter Klein on Organization

The EntrepreneurStrategyEntrepreneurship

08/06/2019Audio/Video
Hunter Hastings and Peter Klein discuss why Organization can make a crucial difference to entrepreneurial success.
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