Mises Wire

The End of Cheap Debt Will Bring a Wave of Bankruptcies

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog03/07/2018

Even with falling interest rates and high liquidity, there have been spectacular bankruptcies, so imagine what can happen when rates rise.

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The European Union Must Think Local To Address Global Challenges

Global Economy

Blog01/03/2018
The European Union must stop pursuing uniformity at any cost.
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The Rise of Zombie Companies — And Why It Matters

Money and Banks

08/08/2017Mises Wire
A zombie company merely survives thanks to the constant refinancing of its debt. Thanks to central banks, their numbers are alarmingly large.
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The Eye-Care Industry Wants Big Government to Crush the Competition

The EntrepreneurMonopoly and Competition

Blog05/26/2017
In a typical case of an industry using government to fight the competition, the American Optometric Assoc. wants a monopoly in the eyecare industry.
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