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John Maynard Keynes and Ludwig von Mises on Probability

Calculation and KnowledgeOther Schools of Thought

02/03/2020The Journal of Libertarian Studies
I. INTRODUCTION The complex issues relating to the interpretation and meaning of different concepts of probability and to the legitimate scope of their useful application in the social sciences and in economics belong to the more controversial topics within the subfield of economic methodology...
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Jeff Deist: The Tom Woods Interview

Biographies

01/22/2020The Austrian
A fun interview which looks back on the Ron Paul Revolution, and provides insight into how he crafted a populist message for ordinary people across the country tired of top-down bureaucratic control from DC.
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James Comey Insists the FBI Isn't Evil, It's Only "Grossly Incompetent"

12/16/2019Power & Market

We have two options in explaining how the FBI conducted itself in relation to the FISA court and its clearly illegal and immoral efforts to spy on at least one American citizen involved in the 2016 presidential campaigns: 1. Gross incompetence/negligence. 2. Intent to do harm.

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John Rawls's Unfortunate Notions of the Nation-State

Philosophy and Methodology

Blog11/29/2019

John Rawls claimed "justice" demands governments use their power to benefit the least well off in a given society. But then he arbitrarily restricts the scope of these programs to particular nation-states. This betrays a fundamental problem with his idea of inequality.

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Jeff Deist on the Death to Tyrants Podcast

11/18/2019Power & Market

Jeff Deist joins host Buck Johnson for a scorched-earth take on 2020 politics.

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Justin Clark Explains the Baltic Strategy for Restoring the Republic of Texas

StrategyPolitical Theory

11/12/2019Audio/Video
Bob Murphy and Justin Clark discuss the intriguing strategy of a committed group of Texans to restore the sovereignty of their Republic.
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James Mill and Libertarian Class Analysis

BiographiesFree MarketsWorld HistoryPolitical Theory

10/21/2019Mises Daily Articles
The theory of class conflict did not begin with Karl Marx. It began with two French libertarians, and James Mill developed a similar theory in the 1820s and 1830s.
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Jeff Snider Explains the Repo Market Flare-Up, the Fed’s Phony Solution, and the Global Dollar Problem

The FedFinancial Markets

10/17/2019Audio/Video
Bob Murphy and Jeff Snider discuss the recent spike in lending rates in the repo markets, and how the Fed’s attempted solution fails to address the real problem.
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