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Easy Money, Easy Morals

Booms and BustsMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

10/30/2018Audio/Video
In this 33-minute talk Joseph Salerno discusses the right way to define inflation, and how it impacts both economic prosperity and culture.
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Elizabeth Warren's Other Cherokee Scandal: Her Fight Against Tribal Sovereignty

10/18/2018Power & Market

Warren’s political record is one that has regularly promoted the continued imperial rule of Washington on land that is tribal in name only.

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Economic Thought in Ancient Greece

Global EconomyWorld HistoryEntrepreneurshipOther Schools of Thought

10/03/2018Mises Daily Articles
The principal characteristic shared by Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle — the three greatest philosophers of ancient Greece — was their inability to grasp the essential principles of the spontaneous market order and its dynamic process of social cooperation.
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Economics Everywhere, Politics Nowhere: The Benefits of Swiss Decentralization

Decentralization and SecessionSwiss WatchStrategy

Blog10/03/2018

Through free trade, decentralization, and a non-interventionist foreign policy, the Swiss created a high level of prosperity based on innovation and creative capitalism.

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Education Is Not a Right

Blog09/08/2018

The government's near-monopoly on education services has destroyed innovation and choice. Meanwhile, little is gained from relentless increases in spending.

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England vs. the Price System

Big GovernmentWorld HistoryInterventionism

08/30/2018Mises Daily Articles
The whole system of priorities, allocations, quotas, and licenses causes endless delays, keeps efficient concerns from expanding, and keeps inefficient concerns in business.
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Economics and Public Policy

Austrian Economics OverviewFiscal TheoryPolitical Theory

08/28/2018Audio/Video
In this 28-minute talk, Peter Klein explains why governments employ so many economists, and what economists should really be doing.
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Elizabeth Warren Wants Even More Crony Capitalism

Bureaucracy and RegulationCronyism and Corporatism

Blog08/25/2018

Sen. Warren's proposed "Accountable Capitalism Act" would make large corporations dependent on federal permission to exist, essentially turning them into arms of the federal government.

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