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Conservation in the Free Market


One of the most disquieting features of the environmentalist movement is its evident abhorrence of modern technology and its Romanticist back-to-nature philosophy. Technology and civilization are responsible, they say, for crowding, pollution, despoliation of resources, so let us therefore...

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Central Banks May be Enabling Unhealthy Corporate Buyouts

Rather than increase efficiency and profitability, corporate managers look for easy ways to increase their salaries through leveraged buyouts. And central banks have a key role in making this easier and more common.

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Classical Economics vs. The Exploitation Theory

World HistoryCalculation and KnowledgeCapital and Interest TheoryMonetary TheoryOther Schools of Thought

03/21/2019Mises Daily Articles
Not only is capitalism not a system of the exploitation of labor, but the real system of the exploitation of labor is socialism.
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Classical-Liberal Exploitation Theory

Free MarketsEntrepreneurshipOther Schools of ThoughtPolitical Theory

12/02/2017Mises Daily Articles
Real exploitation in society is perpetrated upon the productive classes (the taxpayers) by the parasite class (the state).
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Celebrating Murray!

EducationPolitical Theory

Where Austrian economics was once a dwindling school of thought, now it flourishes in the US, Europe, Asia, and Latin and South America.

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Celebrating 30 Years of Mises University


05/06/2016Mises Wire
It's a thrill to see all that Mises University has accomplished over the years.
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Can the US Dollar Face Down the Chinese Yuan?

The FedGlobal EconomyMoney and Banking

12/01/2015Mises Wire
The continuing power of the US dollar was called into question this week as the International Monetary Fund added the Chinese yuan as a part of the IMF's "currency" known as Special Drawing Rights. What does this mean for the US and China?
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Classical Liberal Exploitation Theory

05/04/2006Mises Daily Articles
In the popular academic mind, the doctrine of class-conflict seems to be inextricably linked to the particular Marxist version of the idea. 1 Lip-service is often paid — especially by those eager to diminish the claims to originality of Marx and Engels — to the fact that these writers had...
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