Mises Wire

The Apocalypse Has Been Postponed

Blog04/01/2019

The radical nature of anti-climate-change measures require promises of a near-total apocalypse in the near future. But the date for the promised disaster keeps getting pushed back.

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The Dangers of Government-Funded Artificial Intelligence

Blog03/30/2019

The risk of abusing human rights through AI technologies becomes greater the more AI research is funded or directed by government agencies.

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The Human Action Podcast

03/29/2019Power & Market

A new Mises Institute podcast series, focused on Austrian theory in-depth.

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The Theory of Interest Rates

Capital and Interest Theory

03/28/2019Audio/Video
What are interest rates, where do they come from, and what purpose do they serve? Economist Jeffrey Herbener explains why Turgot, Böhm-Bawerk, and Mises got it right.
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This Way Toward Equality

Free MarketsMedia and CultureEntrepreneurshipInterventionism

03/26/2019Mises Daily Articles
Equalization of incomes can be accomplished only by moving down the road toward serfdom.
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The Cost of the Enlightenment

Media and CultureWorld HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog03/26/2019

The fruit of the Enlightenment has been the growth and centralization of the state, at the expense of all other institutions. The material plenty we enjoy today are in spite of this change, not because of it.

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The Lost Fifth Volume of Conceived in Liberty

03/25/2019Mises Wire
Murray Rothbard was a genius. One aspect of this was his writing as an American historian. He was every bit as significant a scholar here as he was as an economist and philosopher.
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