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What Mises Teaches Us About International Economics

Protectionism and Free Trade

The evolution of global trade over the last decades has thus been influenced to a significant and yet unrecognized extent by the expansionist monetary policies of governments around the world.

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Why International Economics Theory Has Become Irrelevant

Protectionism and Free Trade

Perhaps the best proof of the current divorce between theory and reality in international economics is the economists who declare themselves in favor of free trade while also opposing the removal of all tariffs and customs.

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Why Menger Matters

Austrian Economics OverviewPhilosophy and Methodology

02/25/2019Audio/Video
Dr. Joe Salerno joins us for the definitive podcast on the founder of the Austrian school.
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What the Midterms Mean

Big GovernmentStrategy

Blog11/05/2018

We argue viciously about who governs us from DC, less so about how and whether they should.

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Why Public Debt Is a Problem — And Trade Deficits Aren't

Private debts are privately paid. Public debts are paid by the taxpayer. 

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What Hayek Said about the "Nobel Prize" in Economics

10/08/2018Power & Market

Today let us celebrate Friedrich Hayek, the reluctant  and worthy Nobel winner.

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Why You Should Read Mark Thornton's The Skyscraper Curse

Booms and BustsBusiness Cycles

Blog09/01/2018

With this book, I am hopeful fewer Americans will be duped the next time there is a crash, and the mainstream experts assure us that more government  intervention will solve the problem.

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War Abroad, War at Home

War and Foreign PolicyInterventionism

Blog08/20/2018

Why do seemingly endless military conflicts persist, despite lacking any constituency beyond the DC beltway?

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