Mises Wire

Why the State Can't Claim Our "Implied Consent"

Big Government

Blog10/16/2019

The given explanations for "implied consent" to government rule would never pass muster if applied to any private-sector organization.

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Why We Need Freedom in Retirement Savings Plans

Bureaucracy and Regulation

Blog09/22/2018

Not surprisingly, government regulations make it harder for small businesses to help their employees save for retirement.

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What Anthony Bourdain Taught Me About Life and Liberty

Media and CultureWar and Foreign Policy

Blog07/10/2018

His great contribution is one of bringing the world closer together to create peace, mutual understanding, and prosperity. 

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With Inequality, Some Is Fair and Some Is Unfair

Free MarketsLabor and Wages

Blog02/20/2018

Market growth can naturally lead to greater inequality. But government interventions often add their own, more insidious brand of inequality.

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Wieser and the Austrians

History of the Austrian School of Economics

Blog02/05/2018
Wieser is an Austrian, but his version of Austrian economics is unique.
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Why Government Cannot Be Run Like a Business

Bureaucracy and RegulationCalculation and Knowledge

Blog09/04/2017

Even with a former CEO in charge, no government agency can be run like a business. Trump's business experience gives him little advantage Washington.

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Why Kansas's Tax-Cut "Failure" Is Really a Success

Taxes and Spending

Blog08/03/2017
When tax cuts lay the ground work for a better economy, government statistics often fail to measure the benefits.
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