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Covid-19: Assessing the Madness in Year 3

Big GovernmentStrategy

Blog6 hours ago

By making covid a political virus, progressive politicians, cheered on by their media, applied political "solutions" that failed to protect the most vulnerable people.

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Mises University Is the Fix!

Education

Blog9 hours ago

MU changes lives for the better. Please support this magnificent week of education for the deserving students who seek real education beyond the traditional college route.

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What Krugman Gets Right and Wrong on Trade Surpluses

Protectionism and Free TradeOther Schools of Thought

Blog11 hours ago

Krugman’s recent NYT column on Russia features commentary on trade surpluses that is at best very misleading.

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Ireland: When MMT and Price Controls Collide, Little Remains

InflationMonetary PolicyPrice Controls

Blog05/24/2022

Ireland has been "experimenting" with MMT and price controls. The results are predictable.

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Federal Control of Abortion Laws Is Modern Colonialism

Blog05/24/2022

The proabortion centralist line of "accept our definition of human rights, or else" is what we'd expect from the imperialists of old who claimed the "savages" in the colonies couldn't be trusted with self-government. 

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The Pandemic of Executive Overreach Comes to an End. When Will the Next One Begin?

Bureaucracy and RegulationProgressivism

Blog05/23/2022

While the covid-19 pandemic brought sickness and death, another pandemic raged through Washington: abuse of executive power.

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Austrian Economists Are Not Surprised by the Shortages

Booms and BustsCoordinationBusiness Cycles

Blog05/23/2022

While supporters of the Biden administration fault Putin for shortages, Austrian economists know the answer lies in Washington's monetary and economic mismanagement.

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