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CJay Engel on the Entrepreneurial Life

The EntrepreneurEntrepreneurship

05/21/2019Audio/Video
Doing something entrepreneurial, utilizing your own resources, benefits others and is heroic.
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Can a Commodity-Money Economy Co-Exist with a Fiat-Money Economy?

Just as unilateral free trade results in a more solid economy for the countries that adopt it — even within an international economy of protectionism in other countries — so would a commodity-money based economy surrounded by fiat-money economies.

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Capitalist Investment: The Greatest Type of Charity

Blog03/15/2019

When a capitalist invests in a business — thus increasing worker productivity and earnings — he's performing a humanitarian service to the community.

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Capitalism and Asymmetric Information

PricesValue and Exchange

Blog12/05/2017
It's capitalism and the competitive market that generate solutions to the knowledge problems of the society, including “informational asymmetry.”
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Capitalism and the Misunderstanding of Monopoly

Monopoly and Competition

Blog11/28/2017
Many of the criticisms against capitalism are connected with confusions and misunderstandings about the meaning of ‘monopoly” in the marketplace.
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Capitalism and Competition

Free Markets

Blog11/14/2017
Listening to the critics of capitalism, you would think that competition is one of the main sources of social evil in the world.
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Charles Evans: The Risk of Deflation

The Fed

05/12/2017Mises Wire
Charles Evans spoke on Friday and expressed his fear that the inflation outlook had risk on the downside.
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Central Banks are Completely Oblivious

Money and Banks

03/31/2017Mises Wire
The ECB's Peter Praet's recent comment on the stability of the financial system reveals a remarkable blindness.
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