Mises Wire

The Government's War on Ladies Who Drive You Home from the Hospital

Interventionism

Blog07/21/2018

Yet again, the government regulators show us that their real motivation is not consumer protection.

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Tax Evasion: Goooooaaaallll!

Taxes and Spending

Blog07/14/2018

Ronaldo and Messi have heroically taken elaborate steps to keep money they’ve earned away from the government of Spain. 

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The Economics Book Gives Mises Some Much-Deserved Attention

Book Reviews

Blog07/10/2018

It's refreshing to read a widely published economics book which casts the Austrian school in its proper light.

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Tariffs: Stealing Entrepreneurs' Profits

Labor and Wages

Blog07/02/2018

With tariffs, favored industries receive more and the entrepreneurs receive less, lowering their profits and making them less likely to take future risks.

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The Problem with Government Licensing Schemes

Bureaucracy and RegulationCronyism and CorporatismHealth

Blog06/20/2018

Government licensing hurts employment, reduces competition — and thus quality — and serves to line the pockets of the established firms who benefit.

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Voting with Our Feet? Local Government "Services" and the Supposed Tiebout Effect

Media and CultureStrategyU.S. History

06/18/2018Mises Daily Articles
Because they have guaranteed income through taxes, competition among political jurisdictions is not like competition among private firms.
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Tom Wolfe, RIP

Media and Culture

Blog06/02/2018

“The heart of my thinking is that language is man-made ... and it is only language that enables human beings to control nature.”

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Government Police Are the Latest Persecuted "Victim" Group

Blog05/31/2018

Some members of Congress are pushing for new laws to make police a protected group in a way similar to "hate crime" legislation. 

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