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The Case of Adani versus Hindenburg

Bureaucracy and RegulationCapitalismFree MarketsLegal System

Blog4 hours ago

Can private markets only be regulated by government? Hindenburg Research's successes against corporate corruption suggest otherwise.

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Does Government Create a "Level Playing Field" or Does It Make the Field More Uneven?

Bureaucracy and RegulationProgressivismSocialism

Blog9 hours ago

Anticapitalist politicians claim intervention can "level the playing field," but when we look closely, we realize that government itself creates the imbalances.

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Another Recession Sign: Part-Time Work Is Growing Faster than Full-Time Work

Money and BanksU.S. History

Blog02/07/2023

A shift from full-time-driven employment to part-time-driven employment is usually an indicator of a coming recession. That shift happened in January's jobs numbers. 

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The Price-Gouging State

Bureaucracy and RegulationEconomic FreedomInflationPrice Controls

Blog02/07/2023

Politicians and the media are blaming businesses for inflation when, in fact, the skyrocketing prices of nearly everything have a government stamp on them.

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Yes, the US Government Has Defaulted Before

Blog02/07/2023

While the 1979 default was relatively small, the 1934 default affected millions of Americans who had bought Liberty Bonds mistakenly thinking the government would make good on its promises.

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Why Libertarians Should Support the Multipolar World

Decentralization and SecessionDemocracySecessionWar and Foreign Policy

Blog02/07/2023

Western intellectuals and their political allies are pushing relentlessly toward a unipolar world. Freedom lies in the multipolar direction.

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Why Mises’s Theory of Economic Calculation Still Is Relevant Today

CapitalismSocialismCalculation and Knowledge

Blog02/06/2023

Whether political elites promote outright socialism or interventionism, thanks to the reality of economic calculation, they are advocating a failed economy.

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Managing Money Is as Important as Making It: The Sad Case of Athletes Going Broke

StrategyTaxes and SpendingEntrepreneurship

Blog02/06/2023

The recent case of retired megastar Usain Bolt losing millions of dollars to bad investments highlights the importance of sound money management.

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