Mises Wire

Is Money Created by Government Decree?

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog07/31/2017
Today’s demand for money is determined by yesterday’s purchasing power of money.
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Immunity for Prosecutors Encourages Fraud

Bureaucracy and RegulationLegal System

Blog07/18/2017
Prosecutorial immunity provides an incentive to government prosecutors to engage in fraud if it's good for their careers.
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Is America Really Coming Apart, As Charles Murray Suggests?

Decentralization and Secession

Blog06/27/2017
A recognition that politics won't solve America's cultural divide means even some conservatives are embracing more radical decentralization.
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If We Want "Unity," Government Must Become Weaker

Decentralization and SecessionMonopoly and CompetitionPolitical Theory

Blog06/23/2017
The problem of majorities oppressing minorities becomes worse the larger the government becomes. The answer is to make the state weaker.
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Inflation: Is It the Disease or the Symptom?

Blog06/09/2017
This increase in the money supply — not changes in prices — is what sets in motion the misallocation of resources.
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Individuals, Reason, and Action

Media and CulturePraxeology

Blog06/05/2017
It is always the individual who thinks. Society does not think any more than it eats or drinks.
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Is the Sky Falling?

U.S. EconomyU.S. HistoryMoney and Banking

Blog05/22/2017
We believe in liberty, not fate. The sky falls only if we let it.
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It’s Against the Law to Paddleboard Without a Whistle

Big GovernmentThe Police State

Blog05/17/2017
Nullifying the Coast Guard’s designation of paddleboards as vessels would be a victory for summer, and a defeat for Washington.
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