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Trump Should Follow Putin on Military Spending

Taxes and SpendingWar and Foreign Policy

Trump's increases to military spending means his "America First" budget puts the US at greater risk.
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Trump's Budget a First Step Toward De-Politicizing Science

U.S. Economy

Scientific research is important, which is precisely why it should be separated from the state.
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Trump is Wrong on H1-B Visas

U.S. EconomyPolitical Theory

Restricting H1-B visas is a win for protectionism at the expense of everyone else.
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The Fed Needs Competition, Not Rules

The FedMoney and BanksMoney and Banking


If a monetary rule like the Taylor Rule is not a solution to the problem of the Fed, what is? Competition.

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Taxis In India: A Story Of Bootleggers And Baptists


In India, as in many places, established taxi companies are joining forces with other interest groups to keep rideshare groups out of the marketplace.

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Three Cheers for the Articles of Confederation

U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory


The way we remember the Articles of Confederation has more to do with the success of American nationalists than with the Articles' actual record.

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The Great Democracy Scam of 2016

Big GovernmentStrategyPolitical Theory

09/29/2016The Austrian
A democratic government that respects no limits on its own power is a ticking time bomb, waiting to destroy the rights it was created to protect.
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The Global Economy Is in Unchartered Waters

The FedGlobal EconomyMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

08/31/2016The Austrian
We are living through "The Great Monetary Experiment" and no one knows exactly how it will end.
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