Free MarketsOther Schools of ThoughtPolitical Theory
Decentralization and SecessionMonopoly and Competition
Private cities may seem outrageously radical or utopian, but we are already using this approach very successfully in other areas of our lives. The transfer to our social order is only the last step in a development already under way.
Labor and Wages
The special legal status of unions is what harms workers. Not the so-called "scabs."
Today is Hans Hoppe's Birthday
History of the Austrian School of Economics
"Murray Rothbard would later say 'Without the founding of the Mises Institute, I am convinced the whole Misesian program would have collapsed.'"
Philosophy and MethodologySubjectivismValue and Exchange
Those who oppose "consumerism" contend it is wrong to give consumers what they want if they want the wrong things.
Protectionism and Free Trade
Octavio Paz, defined government as "the philanthropic ogre," a creature that seemingly wishes to help the unfortunate, but at the same time devours more and more of the nation’s prosperity.
Money and BanksU.S. HistoryMoney and Banking
With printing of the Continental notes in 1775, Webster feared people would think you could finance the Revolutionary War by printing paper money. We should have listened!