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Conservation in the Free Market

Blog01/04/2020

One of the most disquieting features of the environmentalist movement is its evident abhorrence of modern technology and its Romanticist back-to-nature philosophy. Technology and civilization are responsible, they say, for crowding, pollution, despoliation of resources, so let us therefore...

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Central Banks May be Enabling Unhealthy Corporate Buyouts

Blog04/22/2019

Rather than increase efficiency and profitability, corporate managers look for easy ways to increase their salaries through leveraged buyouts. And central banks have a key role in making this easier and more common.

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Classical Economics vs. The Exploitation Theory

World HistoryCalculation and KnowledgeCapital and Interest TheoryMonetary TheoryOther Schools of Thought

03/21/2019Mises Daily Articles
Not only is capitalism not a system of the exploitation of labor, but the real system of the exploitation of labor is socialism.
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Classical-Liberal Exploitation Theory

Free MarketsEntrepreneurshipOther Schools of ThoughtPolitical Theory

12/02/2017Mises Daily Articles
Real exploitation in society is perpetrated upon the productive classes (the taxpayers) by the parasite class (the state).
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Celebrating Murray!

EducationPolitical Theory

Blog03/22/2017

Where Austrian economics was once a dwindling school of thought, now it flourishes in the US, Europe, Asia, and Latin and South America.

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Celebrating 30 Years of Mises University

Education

05/06/2016Mises Wire
It's a thrill to see all that Mises University has accomplished over the years.
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Can the US Dollar Face Down the Chinese Yuan?

The FedGlobal EconomyMoney and Banking

12/01/2015Mises Wire
The continuing power of the US dollar was called into question this week as the International Monetary Fund added the Chinese yuan as a part of the IMF's "currency" known as Special Drawing Rights. What does this mean for the US and China?
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Classical Liberal Exploitation Theory

05/04/2006Mises Daily Articles
In the popular academic mind, the doctrine of class-conflict seems to be inextricably linked to the particular Marxist version of the idea. 1 Lip-service is often paid — especially by those eager to diminish the claims to originality of Marx and Engels — to the fact that these writers had...
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