Global EconomyProtectionism and Free Trade
For Ludwig von Mises, international bureaucracies like the WTO devoted to enforcing "free trade" are not progress. They're simply another type of government planning.
Decentralization and SecessionGlobal EconomyProtectionism and Free Trade
For Brussels, giving in on Brexit encourages rebellion from disaffected populations in other member states, but do they really have a choice?
Legal SystemU.S. History
The greatest single contribution we could make to ending killing and violence is to end America's foreign wars.
History of the Austrian School of EconomicsOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and MethodologyProduction Theory
Money and BanksMoney and Banking
Five names seem to be emerging as the consistent front runners in the race to become the next head of Britain’s central bank.
The fact that politicians, central bankers, and “too big to fail” bankers all oppose a gold standard is a tacit admission that hard money would serve as an effective constraint on their activities.
Financial MarketsGlobal EconomyMoney and Banks
Since Libra is an extended arm of the current financial system, first-world economies could benefit at the cost of developing economies.
Free MarketsSocialismOther Schools of Thought
Socialism and capitalism offer radically different solutions to the problem posed by scarcity.