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Hoppe's Localist, Decentralist Strategy Is Working in Brazil

Decentralization and SecessionStrategy

Blog4 hours ago

In Brazil the most effective reforms seem to be accumulating at the state and local levels. There has been real success in pushing back against tax increases and more.

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Ron Paul Remains Unstoppable

Blog09/29/2020

In a very real sense Dr. Paul is the only Misesian ever to serve in Congress. 

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The Core of Austrian Theory

Prices

If the hallmark of conventional economics is unrealistic models, the hallmark of Austrian economics is a profound appreciation of the price system. Prices provide us with critical information about the relative scarcity of goods and services.

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Let's Stop Ignoring the History of Conquests and Atrocities Committed by Non-Europeans

World HistoryInterventionism

Blog09/29/2020

Unfortunately, conquest and subjugation of others is hardly a trait unique to Europeans.

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Happy Birthday, Mises!

Blog09/29/2020

Today marks the birthday of Ludwig von Mises, and day #2 of our Annual Fall Campaign.

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Self-Defense and "Taking the Law into Your Own Hands"

It's increasingly clear two things are going on: leftists are very interested in taking their rioting and looting far beyond city limits, and government police are not interested in doing much about it.

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Our Fall Campaign Starts Today!

Blog09/28/2020

The mission of the Mises Institute is simple. We want to spread the ideas of Ludwig von Mises and the scholars he inspired.

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Why "Taxing the Rich" Doesn't Make Us Better Off

Blog09/28/2020

Because the rich generally save and invest more of their income than the less wealthy, they are the primary builders of the pool of available capital. Taxing away their incomes means less capital for everyone.

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