Cleveland was a staunch critic of government subsidies and crony privileges. He saw no constitutional justification for welfare and famously stated: “Though the people support the government, the government should not support the people.”
Austrian Economics OverviewHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsPhilosophy and Methodology
A sober look at the assumptions underlying neoclassical analysis reveals that they are either not realistic or not applicable in economic analyses of the real world.
Taxes and Spending
Spending $12 billion per day is not a shutdown. Spending 7% less than you spent last year is not a shutdown.
Philosophy and Methodology
Many modern scientists simply follow in the footsteps of Jacques Cousteau who once opined that “world population must be stabilized and to do that we must eliminate 350,000 people per day.”
Financial MarketsGlobal EconomyMoney and Banks
It is easy to blame weakening global markets on Trump, but it would be dangerous to believe that's the real cause of the slowdown.
Global EconomyWorld History
Although hardly "free-market" in any doctrinaire way, the relatively free economy of Taiwan delivered immense growth in standards of living while many Chinese on the mainland starved.
Our own Jeff Deist offered up an ambitious progressive plan via Twitter.
Austrian scholars should not shy away from engaging mainstream law and economics scholars.