Mises Wire

New Study Confirms that the "Gender Pay Gap" Results from Women Making Different Choices

7 hours agoPower & Market

Just because two people have the same job title, that doesn't mean they do the same thing.

Read More

18. Warren Mosler Defends the Essential Insights of Modern Monetary Theory (MMT)

BiographiesFree MarketsHealthOther Schools of Thought

8 hours agoAudio/Video
Bob and Warren Mosler discuss the assumptions behind Modern Monetary Theory and its implications for economic policy.
Read More

Central Banks Get Scared: Forget About Promises to Reduce Balance Sheets

10 hours agoPower & Market

Facing an unimpressive economy, the Fed is already backing off its supposed plans to rise interest rates and scale back its balance sheet.

Read More

The Case for Legalizing Blackmail

Legal SystemPhilosophy and Methodology

Blog02/21/2019

The recent controversy over Jeff Bezos has spawned an interesting debate among free-market economists on whether blackmail should be legalized.

Read More

The Why of Human Action

02/20/2019Articles of Interest
Mises: "What I aimed at in writing Human Action was to contribute my share to ... prevent[ing] America from following Europe down the path to annihilation of civilization and prosperity."
Read More

Why Birthright Citizenship Is Rare In Europe

Labor and WagesProtectionism and Free TradeWorld History

Blog02/19/2019

Citizenship based on a person's current location is a long and well-established principle in the Americas. But this is not the case back in Europe.

Read More

The Real State of the Economy

U.S. Economy

02/18/2019Audio/Video
Bob Murphy on the current state of the U.S. economy.
Read More

Money-Supply Growth Slows in January

Money Supply

Blog02/15/2019

In January, year-over-year growth in the money supply was at 3.3 percent. That was down from December's growth rate of 3.8 percent, but was up from January 2018's rate of 2.8 percent.

Read More
Shield icon wire