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How Entrepreneurs Build the World

EducationThe EntrepreneurSocialism

9 hours agoThe Austrian
Prof. Bylund discusses his native Sweden, and why we can't understand economics without understanding the entrepreneur, and how the entrepreneur is absolutely central and essential to a growing economy.
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Budget Deficits, not "Neoliberalism," Are To Blame for Argentina’s Crisis

Blog11/14/2019

Socialists contend that Argentina's economic woes were caused by too much "neoliberalism." Yet not even Argentina's alleged neoliberal president Macri did anything to implement any significant reforms in the direction of free markets.

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Keynes on Eugenics, Race, and Population Control

World History

Blog11/14/2019

Keynes's Malthusianism indicates that he had a defective understanding of the division of labor and the law of returns. Beyond that, his population policies reveal the totalitarianism inherent in the Keynesian vision.

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How Austrian Economics Helps Entrepreneurs Understand The Mind Of The Customer

Value lies largely in the mind of the consumer, and the task of the entrepreneur is to try to understand consumers’ feelings and preferences and to provide a product or service in line with what the consumer wants.

11/14/2019Power & Market
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Psychiatry v. Antipsychiatry

Health

11/14/2019Audio/Video
What is the outlook for the science of mental illness and the practice of psychiatry? Accad and Koka interview Dr. George Dawson.
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Ludwig von Mises, Sociology, and Metatheory

Calculation and KnowledgeHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsPraxeology

11/13/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Can sociology be integrated into Mises's epistemological distinction between theory and history? What can sociology accomplish as a historical discipline?
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The Case for Free-Market Liberalism in Africa

Global EconomyWorld History

Blog11/13/2019

The African continent is exceedingly rich in natural resources, yet the living standard of Africans is very low. The most plausible explanation for this discrepancy is the lack of a system that protects private property.

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