Mises Wire

The Bitcoin Standard

Gold StandardMonetary TheoryMoney and Banking

10/01/2019Audio/Video
Saifedean Ammous explains why Austrian economics helps us understand Bitcoin, and how Bitcoin can help us understand Austrian economics.
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What Economic Progress Means

Global EconomyWorld HistoryHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsOther Schools of Thought

10/01/2019Mises Daily Articles
The question is not whether economic progress makes people happy. Most mothers feel happier if their children survive, and most people feel happier without tuberculosis than with it.
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Covert Regime Change: America's Secret Cold War

War and Foreign Policy

10/01/2019The Austrian
Lindsey O’Rourke has written a devastating indictment of the foreign policy of the United States during the Cold War and after.
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Isabel Aneyba: Listening From the Heart and the Techniques of Empathy

The EntrepreneurStrategyEntrepreneurship

10/01/2019Audio/Video
Isabel Aneyba, an expert in the techniques of empathic diagnosis that yield the understanding of the mind of the customer, shares these practical techniques — and her success in starting and growing a customer research company.
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The US Dollar Beast

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog10/01/2019

Without a turn toward hard money, the odds are that the world’s dependence on the Greenback will not decline but presumably grow even more in the years to come.

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The State as a Voluntary Institution: A Critique

Blog09/30/2019

We often hear that various government policies are justified because "the people want" this or "we want" that. This belief assumes that dissenting minorities don't matter at all. "We want" is usually nothing more than rank majoritarianism.

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A Flawed History of Doom

Booms and Busts

Blog09/30/2019

Richard Vague's new book on financial crises repeats many old myths about economic booms, while failing to understand the role of malinvestment and central banks.

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Global Child Mortality Falls Again, As Market Trade and Economic Globalization Spread

Thanks to global trade and increasingly free (although, regrettably, not unhampered) markets, Latin America, southern Asia, eastern Asia, and even Africa have moved toward becoming middle income countries.

09/30/2019Power & Market
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