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Marx's View of the Division of Labor

Labor and WagesPolitical TheoryValue and Exchange

Blog49 min ago

Anyone who deals seriously with the study of society must grapple with the question of the division of labor. Karl Marx was no exception.

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Cuba Denuclearized in 1962 — Why Continue the Embargo?

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyWorld History

Blog3 hours ago

President Trump is saying that the U.S. government will lift economic sanctions against North Korea if it “denuclearizes.” Cuba denuclearized in 1962. 

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Who is Richard Cantillon?

History of the Austrian School of Economics

5 hours agoAudio/Video
Richard Cantillon (1680–1734) was perhaps the most important and influential economist of all time, though few people have ever heard of him.

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Trade Tariffs Won’t Crash the World Economy, Monetary Policy Will

Global EconomyMoney and BanksProtectionism and Free Trade

Blog8 hours ago

Many people fail to correctly distinguish between the causes and effects of price inflation and those of monetary inflation.

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The Hayekian Model of Government in an Open Society

Other Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

06/23/2018The Journal of Libertarian Studies
The central problem that confronts modern libertarian political theory is how to place limits on the number and kinds of intrusions in which government may engage — and how to ensure that it will confine itself to these limits.
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Trump's Two Biggest Trade Myths

Big GovernmentProtectionism and Free TradeInterventionism

Blog06/23/2018

Government stats on trade deficits tell only a tiny bit of the real story. 

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What's Behind Trump's Korea Agreement

Global EconomyWar and Foreign Policy

Blog06/23/2018

Trump's Singapore Summit was really just a way for him to cede power in the region to the Koreas and to China. 

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Caitlin Long: Will Blockchain Free Us from Wall Street?

Decentralization and SecessionFinancial MarketsMoney and Banks

06/22/2018Audio/Video
Caitlin Long explains how blockchain technology might blow up the financial service and banking industries.

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Laissez-Faire and Little Englanderism: The Rise, Fall, Rise, and Fall of the Manchester School

Taxes and SpendingWar and Foreign PolicyOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and Methodology

06/22/2018The Journal of Libertarian Studies
War follows protection. Peace follows free trade. As David Ricardo said, “If you want peace, starve the government.”
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