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Krugman Needs a Lesson on Why Truckers Are Paid Less Now than in the 1970s

Labor and WagesValue and Exchange

Blog04/18/2019

Truckers are paid less now than in the 1970s because government regulators once tightly controlled competition, thus driving up the cost of living for everyone else.

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Keynes and the Versailles Treaty's Infamous "Article 231"

Blog04/05/2019

Historians have neglected the role of John Maynard Keynes in writing some of the worst provisions of the Versailles treaty — which sowed the seeds of World War II.

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Karl Marx and the Great Socialist Revival

Big GovernmentSocialism

Blog01/10/2019

As decades pass since the fall of the USSR, romanticism is replacing the bitter facts of the lives people in communist regimes were forced to live

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Kirk Kerkorian: Misesian Entrepreneur

The EntrepreneurEntrepreneurship

Blog10/26/2018

Kerkorian was an eighth-grade dropout who would go on to earn billions, and epitomized Mises's idea of the entrepreneur.

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Krugman Kontradictions

Big GovernmentMedia and CultureOther Schools of Thought

Blog10/04/2018

Besides the fun of catching Krugman in his flip-flops, his record shows just how weak the empirical case for Keynesian fiscal policy is.

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Krugman Unwittingly Compliments Free Market Conservatives

Corporate WelfareFree MarketsOther Schools of Thought

Blog06/08/2018

Well look what happens if you actually call Krugman’s bluff and click on the link.

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Keynesism Crippled by Facts

SocialismTaxes and Spending

Blog05/11/2018

Keynesism—the philosophy of big government spending, deficit financing, and continuous inflation—dominates nearly every government in the world.

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Kentucky Teachers Want a Taxpayer Bailout

Taxes and Spending

Blog04/19/2018

The success of the private sector precedes the ability to have any employment in the public sector at all. But teachers want the private sector to pay until it hurts. 

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