Today both Mises and Rothbard are better known around the world than their long-forgotten contemporaries. Why is that?
Money and BanksMoney and Banking
The Bolívar’s collapse is rather tragic, considering the Bolívar was actually one of Latin Americas’ strongest currencies during Venezuela’s peak from the 1950s to 1970s.
Labor and WagesLegal System
When the Americans with Disabilities Act was passed, employers hired fewer disabled workers, because they feared lawsuits. We may now be seeing a similar trend in the face of more sexual harassment claims.
Bureaucracy and RegulationLabor and Wages
Minor-league hockey players know what they're getting into when they sign their contracts. But now they want the government to overturn their contracts and force a pay raise.
We hardly should expect an America so wracked by politics to remain civil.
There's only one way to fund a new public-works project or "stimulus" scheme: through money stolen from the taxpayers.
France did not adopt collectivism overnight. Rather, it has seen key periods that have made France fertile soil for a certain brand of aggressive socialism.