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Latin America Has Fewer Guns, But More Crime

Bureaucracy and RegulationLegal System

Blog11/20/2018

Contrary to myth, Latin America has relatively few civilian-owned guns — either legal or illegal. But this hasn't prevented enduring high rates of violent crime.

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Libertarian Culture Wars

Strategy

10/05/2018Audio/Video
Presented at the Mises Institute's 2018 Supporters Summit in Auburn, Alabama.
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Ludwig von Mises: Remembering a Fountainhead of Modern Libertarianism

Political Theory

Blog09/29/2018

To commemorate Mises’s birthday, consider some of his valuable insights into property rights, freedom, civilization and government.

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Liberty Defined

Political Theory

08/20/2018Mises Wire
Liberty means to exercise human rights in any manner a person chooses so long as it does not interfere with the exercise of the rights of others.
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Liberalism and "Classical Liberalism" — An Unfortunate Evolution

World HistoryPhilosophy and Methodology

Blog08/16/2018

"Liberalism" has always been the proper name of the ideology of freedom and free markets. But almost from the beginning, illiberal theorists claimed the name for themselves.

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Luxuries into Necessities

The EntrepreneurFree Markets

08/08/2018Mises Daily Articles
An industrial innovation enters the market as the extravagance of an elite before it finally turns, step by step, into a need of each and all.
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Live Question and Answer Session

U.S. History

08/08/2018Audio/Video
Chris Calton answers listener questions in the Mises Studio.
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Luis María Pastor Copo: A Spanish Forerunner of the Austrian School

World History

Blog07/07/2018

Pastor built on the work of the French liberals, and anticipated  many of the later insights of the Austrian School.

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