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The Inescapability of Law, and of Mises, Rothbard, and Hoppe

Legal SystemPhilosophy and Methodology

01/10/2020The Journal of Libertarian Studies
The Murray Rothbard Memorial Lecture, delivered at the 2019 Austrian Economics Research Conference, discusses anarchistic arguments against the classical liberal and social democratic conceptions of the state.
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Thoughts on Tyler Cowen's "State Capacity Libertarianism"

01/01/2020Power & Market

George Mason University economist Tyler Cowen has penned a brief manifesto for "State Capacity Libertarianism."

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The Battle in the War of Ideas

Blog12/26/2019

Our foremost mission is to fight back in the war of ideas, and we must.

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The Christmas Truce of World War I

Book ReviewsFree MarketsWar and Foreign PolicyWorld History

12/24/2019Mises Daily Articles
Never forget the Christmas truce of World War I, when troops refused to be pawns of empire for one blessed day.
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The Tory Landslide May Soon Bring Scottish Independence

12/13/2019Power & Market

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

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The Benefits of Free Trade Are Canceled Out by Domestic Interventionism

Free MarketsGlobal EconomyProtectionism and Free Trade

Blog12/05/2019

Trade agreements have thus become obsolete tokens of negotiation in larger geopolitical disputes, protectionist tools for managing and interfering with global trade flows. 

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The Cultural Consequences of Negative Interest Rates

Global EconomyMedia and CultureMoney and BanksAustrian Economics OverviewMonetary Theory

12/03/2019Audio/Video
Rahim Taghizadegan from the independent Viennese Scholarium offers a European perspective on the anti-economics of negative interest rates
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Trump and the WTO: It's Time to Dump Global "Free" Trade Bureaucrats

Bureaucracy and RegulationGlobal EconomyProtectionism and Free Trade

Blog10/29/2019

Let the WTO and all its agreements go already! We cannot salvage something that was broken from the start. 

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