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Protectionism and Free TradeTaxes and Spending
A trade deficit isn't actual evidence that anything is wrong. But if it were, one of the best things to do would be to reduce government spending. Unfortunately, politicians disagree.
By abolishing private ownership for production goods, socialism abolishes the market for them, and makes it impossible for market prices to emerge and for costs of production to be computed
Booms and BustsFinancial Markets
Circa casino’s new three-story, 78 million–pixel, high-definition screen in its sportsbook gambling compound may represent a new frontier in mega–building trends similar to those of skyscrapers.
Rothbard provides three main reasons why Irving Fisher’s equation of exchange—which underlies the monetarist quantity theory of money—is useless.
Philosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory
If democracy is so fundamental, shouldn’t we all have a vote in every place we set foot, from Sunbury, Alaska, to Monaco?
The FedFinancial MarketsTaxes and Spending
If the current thinking continues, the world’s central banks will buy whatever paper governments issue. The result by the end of the decade will be a Federal Reserve balance sheet totaling $40 to $50 trillion.
Cronyism and CorporatismTaxes and SpendingPolitical Theory
Governments that redistribute wealth and regulate our daily lives are inherently corrupt. We cheapen the word "corruption" when we reserve it for just a few politicians who break the arbitrary rules.
Trying to stay ahead of the government printing press is the modern citizen’s constant worry.