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What Puerto Rico Can Teach Us About the Minimum Wage

The EntrepreneurPolitical Theory

Blog01/05/2017

Areas where median wages are lowest are hurt the most by minimum wage increases. Puerto Rico is no exception.

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Why Intellectuals Fall for Socialism

Socialism

Blog10/02/2016

Socialism has never and nowhere been at first a working-class movement. It has long depended on intellectuals to push the interventionist agenda.

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Why Negative Interest Rates Will Fail

The FedGlobal EconomyMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

02/16/2016Mises Wire
Negative rates will fail because the problem with the economy is not a problem of too little consumption or demand. The problem stems from a distorted economy caused by manipulated interest rates.
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Why Mises (and not Hayek)?

Free MarketsHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsOther Schools of Thought

10/04/2011Mises Daily Articles
Mises and Hayek are widely considered the most eminent liberal thinkers of the twentieth century. But, there are differences in their two legacies.
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