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Liberty vs. War: A Brief History

Free MarketsWar and Foreign PolicyWorld HistoryInterventionism

03/25/2019Mises Daily Articles
States love wars because they enable the state, under the slogans of "defense" and "emergency," to impose a tyranny upon the public that might have been openly resisted in time of peace.
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Laurence Vance on Libertarianism

Laurence Vance has written a valuable collection of essays on libertarianism

03/03/2019Power & Market
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Ludwig von Mises on the Difference Between Entrepreneurs and Managers

The EntrepreneurPhilosophy and MethodologyValue and Exchange

Blog02/28/2019

When Mises noted that a manager is a "junior partner" of the entrepreneur, he did not mean to downplay the role of management in the economy.

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Liberalism and Capitalism

World HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog02/27/2019

A society in which [classical] liberal principles are put into effect is usually called a capitalist society, and the condition of that society, capitalism.

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Ludwig von Mises: An Appreciation

Biographies

02/23/2019Articles of Interest
Ralph Raico pays homage to Ludwig von Mises and his place in the social sciences.
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Lange, Mises and Praxeology: The Retreat from Marxism

History of the Austrian School of EconomicsOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and Methodology

Blog02/19/2019

Oskar Lange was a Marxist economist and intellectual opponent of Mises. Late in his career, he sought to merge praxeology and Marxism. 

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Ludwig von Mises and the Nature of Money

Money and BanksHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsMonetary Theory

Blog02/13/2019

Among the fallacies Mises debunked in his first book were those of the chartalists - the predecessors of Modern Monetary Theory.

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