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Rothbard on National Liberation

Decentralization and SecessionPolitical Theory


Nationalism is not a unitary, monolithic phenomenon. If it is aggressive, we should oppose it; if liberatory, we should favor it. 

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Recession Predictor: Conceptions

U.S. Economy


To put an Austrian spin on this, conception is essentially the creation of a higher order good.

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Robert Reich Gets These Seven Economics "Fundamentals" Very Wrong

Labor and WagesU.S. EconomyOther Schools of Thought


Robert Reich isn't interested in economics. His pronouncements are simply clarion calls to destroy wealth and spread poverty.

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Ryan McMaken on Privatized Approaches to Gun Violence

Legal SystemStrategy

Jeff Deist and Ryan McMaken apply market incentives to school security.

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Ryan McMaken: Are We Getting Poorer?

U.S. Economy

Ryan McMaken and Jeff Deist discuss what makes people rich, and how economists should measure wealth.

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Review: The International Monetary System and the Theory of Monetary Systems

Monetary TheoryMoney and Banking

12/18/2017Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
This is an accomplished theoretical inquiry into the workings of the international monetary system.

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Review:Justice in the Marketplace in Early Modern Spain: Saravia, Villalón, and the Religious Origins of Economic Analysis

History of the Austrian School of Economics

12/14/2017Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
The School of Salamanca is said to have founded the modern study of economics and tremendous insight is provided by D’Emic’s study to prove that point.

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Ryan McMaken: Who Prosecutes the Prosecutors?

Legal SystemThe Police State

Jeff Deist and Ryan McMaken discuss how and why federal prosecutors and agents became so powerful.

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Rothbard: Tax Exemptions Should be Welcomed

Taxes and Spending

It is particularly incongruous and incorrect for advocates of a free market to advocate uniformity of taxation.

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Richard Cantillon and the French Economists: Distinctive French Contributions of J.B. Say

History of the Austrian School of EconomicsOther Schools of Thought

11/21/2017The Journal of Libertarian Studies
The late 17th century experienced a crisis in European thought which paralleled the Scientific Revolution and led to a revolution in economic thought.


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