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Recessions Can Theoretically Happen in a Free Market. But Central Banks Only Make Things Worse.

Business Cycles

Blog09/14/2019

The length, scale, and scope of such downturns are greatly expanded under a system of fiat credit expansion.

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Robby Soave: Breaking the Real Story on the Covington Students

Media and Culture

08/26/2019Audio/Video
Bob Murphy and Robby Soave discuss the corporate media.
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Review: The Problem of Production: A New Theory of the Firm

Production Theory

05/09/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Per Bylund's new book makes a compelling Austrian argument that firms precede markets, and creates what reviewer Mateusz Machaj calls "an unlocking theory of the firm."
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Robbie "The Fire" Bernstein Discusses Stand-Up Comedy, Dealing With AOC, and the Coming Economic Crash

Media and CultureStrategy

04/30/2019Audio/Video
Bob Murphy interviews Robbie “The Fire” Bernstein, host of Run Your Mouth and junior host to Dave Smith on the popular libertarian podcast Part of the Problem .
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Rent Control Is Terrible: So Keep it Local

Decentralization and SecessionPoverty

Blog04/03/2019

Some states have proposed overturning laws that ban local governments from using housing policies like rent control. Rent control is terrible, but there's no reason to believe state governments ought to dictate housing policy to local governments.

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Ryan McMaken: Capitalism Makes Us More Humane

Free MarketsMedia and CultureStrategy

10/26/2018Audio/Video
Ryan McMaken explains how capitalism propagated the conditions under which we can afford to focus on the important things in life.
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Redeeming the Industrial Revolution

Free MarketsWorld HistoryInterventionism

08/10/2018Mises Daily Articles
Whether the "slander" is due to a misrepresentation of fact or the imposition of ideology, the Industrial Revolution should bring a libel suit against historians.
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Ryan McMaken and Jeff Deist on Radical Decentralization

Strategy

07/21/2018Audio/Video
Broadcast LIVE! at Mises U 2018, Ryan McMaken and Jeff Deist make the case for decentralization of political power.
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