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The End of Marxian Exploitation Theory

SocialismHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsPhilosophy and Methodology

Blog08/26/2019

Even Marx was forced to admit that workers were not being paid at subsistence levels, and that capitalism led to a rising standard of living for workers. So in order to save his theory, he redefined the concept of subsistence.

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The Euro Shows That a Fiat Money System Is More Expensive than We Thought

Blog01/22/2019

A traditional argument for unbacked fiat money was based on the idea it was less-costly to produce fiat money than gold or silver. This cost savings could then enrich society overall. But recent data suggests this isn't true.

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This Week Only, Donate 5% of Your Amazon Purchase to the Mises Institute!

Blog10/29/2018

Amazon Smile is increasing the donation rate 10x from October 29 – November 2.

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There Can Be No Compromise

Austrian Economics Overview

Blog12/12/2017
One of Ludwig von Mises’s most important political speeches is our year-end gift for donors!
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The May-June Issue of The Austrian Is Now Online

War and Foreign Policy

Blog06/08/2017
Now in mailboxes, the May-June issue of The Austrian is also now online.
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The March-April Issue of The Austrian Is Now Online

Austrian Economics Overview

Blog04/05/2017
Now in mailboxes, the March-April issue of The Austrian is also now online.
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Top Ten Most-Read Articles in February

Blog03/06/2017
Based on page views, these are the most popular articles in February.
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