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Americans Have Much More Living Space than Europeans

The average American dwelling unit is at least 50 to 75 percent larger than the average European unit.

03/11/2019Power & Market
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Americans Aren't Giving Up Their Cars

In spite of the (unproven) assertions that young people have no interest in driving, Americans' delinquencies on car loans have hit a multi-year high, and there's no sign that fewer households want cars.

03/06/2019Power & Market
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Americans Continue to Flee to Low-Tax States

Blog02/14/2019

Last year, on net, nearly 138,000 more people left California than moved into it from elsewhere in the US.

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A Brief Defense of Mises’s Conception of Time Preference and His Pure Time Preference Theory of Interest

Austrian Economics OverviewProduction Theory

01/29/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Money, Interest and the Structure of Production covers a broad range of topics in a manner that is intellectually courageous, provocative, and thought provoking.
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Assessing Angela Merkel's Legacy

Blog01/14/2019

From unemployment, to immigration, to banking, many of Angela Merkel's policies have planted ticking time bombs in the German economy and in German politics.

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After #MeToo, Men Begin Avoiding Female Co-Workers

Labor and WagesLegal System

Blog12/07/2018

When the Americans with Disabilities Act was passed, employers hired fewer disabled workers, because they feared lawsuits. We may now be seeing a similar trend in the face of more sexual harassment claims.

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Abenomics: Fool Me Once

Blog11/30/2018

There's only one way to fund a new public-works project or "stimulus" scheme: through money stolen from the taxpayers.

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A White House Press Pass Has Nothing to do with the First Amendment

Media and Culture

Blog11/16/2018

CNN apparently imagines a First Amendment that grants special privileges only to wealthy and powerful media personalities working in Washington, DC.

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