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How Central Banking Increased Inequality

Money and Banking

08/15/2017Mises Wire
Focusing almost exclusively on consumer price inflation, economists have overlooked the redistributive effects of money creation through other channels.
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Harry Truman and the Atomic Bomb

War and Foreign PolicyWorld History

Blog08/09/2017
The destruction of Hiroshima and Nagasaki was a war crime worse than any that Japanese generals were executed for in Tokyo and Manila.
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How To Have Law Without Legislation

Legal SystemPhilosophy and Methodology

Blog08/07/2017
Decree that no violence may be initiated against another man, and all the loopholes for tyranny would be swept away.
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How to Look at Tariffs

Free MarketsProtectionism and Free Trade

Blog07/17/2017

The upshot is that protectionism is not only nonsense, but dangerous nonsense.

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How We Talk About Economics and Why It Matters

Strategy

03/14/2017Audio/Video
Paul Rubin presents the 2017 F.A. Hayek Memorial Lecture.
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How Political Competition Made Europe Rich

World HistoryPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

Blog01/26/2017
Political decentralization is “the essence of the spirit of Europe.” It is what made room for the merchant to trade and for the worker to innovate.
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