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Well-Intentioned Policies That Make Life More Expensive

Economic FreedomInterventionism

Blog8 hours ago

From rent to jobs, to marriage, government regulations are incessantly raising the cost of doing business. 

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Modern Monetary Theory's Connection to Soviet-Era Money

Blog11 hours ago

MMT starts to make a little more sense when thinking of it as comparable to money systems used under the USSR and the old Soviet Bloc.

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The COVID-19 Panic Shows Us Why Science Needs Skeptics

HealthMedia and CultureStrategy

Blog07/15/2020

Every major scientific advance challenged the “settled science” of its day and was often denounced as pernicious and false, even dangerous.

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Unlimited Government: Central Banks and Federal Spending during the Corona Crisis

Financial MarketsMonetary Policy

Blog07/14/2020

The average American has no memory of the gold standard or even the stagflation of the 1970s. The collective mindset is now the classic “kick the can down the road.”

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Why Bolivia Needs to Decentralize

Decentralization and SecessionWorld History

Blog07/14/2020

Decentralization is perhaps the way for Bolivia to avoid the preventable evils of repeated coups and ethnic strife that have ensnared it since day one.

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US Trade Is Crippled by the American Government, Not the Chinese

Economic FreedomHealthPrice Controls

Blog07/13/2020

Our government is forever whining about, threatening against, high drug prices. Our pharmaceutical industry is “fighting” the Chinese in this economic “war” with both its hands tied behind its back.

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How the State Destroys Families

ProgressivismSocialismTaxes and Spending

Blog07/13/2020

Family policy has become an important area of ​​state growth in recent years. In the past, various state interventions served to protect the family (tax privileges, child benefits, etc.), but today’s politics are almost exclusively harmful to the family.

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Mises University is Happening Now!

Blog07/13/2020

Mises University is happening now! Not a watered-down online version, but a full-fledged Mises Institute live event.

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