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How Entrepreneurs Discover Market Opportunities Through Dissatisfaction

The Entrepreneur

Blog10/15/2019

Entrepreneurs try to find gaps in the marketplace where consumers are not quite satisfied with the status quo. Successful entrepreneurs then fill in those gaps.

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Have Free-Market Economists Conquered the World?

U.S. History

Blog10/14/2019

Both left and right now repeatedly push a myth: the myth that governments have been taken over by laissez-faire hard-core free-market economists who have turned the world into a landscape of untrammeled capitalism.

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Homicides in the US Fall for Second Year as Murder Rate Drops in 38 States

Legal SystemU.S. History

Blog10/07/2019

In spite of the fact we are told the US is in the grip of a gun violence crisis, new FBI data shows murder rates dropped for the second year in 2018, falling back near 50-year lows.

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Harry Jaffa, Michael Anton, and Me

Blog10/03/2019

Harry Jaffa's disciples are rather sensitive to criticism.

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How Government Regulations Mean Fewer Doctors

Blog09/26/2019

Governments fund and regulates the overwhelming majority of post-med-school residencies. Not surprisingly, there is now a shortage in residency positions. And government refuses to allow for greater freedom in licensing foreign doctors.

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Help Us Expose the State!

Blog09/26/2019

The Mises Institute exists to teach smart people about real economics and real liberty. Donate Today.

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Henry Hazlitt's Forgotten Book on Willpower

Henry Hazlitt walked the walk as a self-made man. Listen to him, not social media charlatans.

09/26/2019Power & Market
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How Central Banks Promote Money-Creation by Private Banks

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog09/21/2019

Not only does fractional-reserve banking gives rise to monetary inflation it is also responsible for monetary deflation. Money created out of "thin air" can disappear as rapidly as it was created.

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