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Jordan Peterson and Human Action

Praxeology

Blog02/14/2018
There are many similarities between the action framework presented by Jordan Peterson and that of Mises and Rothbard.

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James Buchanan on Methodological Individualism and the Market Process

Philosophy and MethodologySubjectivism

Blog02/08/2018
A rigorous application of methodological individualism is perhaps what most separates the Austrian and Public Choice schools from most others.

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John Stuart Mill and the New Liberalism

Protectionism and Free TradePolitical Theory

01/27/2018Mises Daily Articles
Much of the confusion prevailing in the historical study of liberalism can be traced to John Stuart Mill, whose importance is greatly overstated.

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Jeff Deist: Beyond the Wall

Big GovernmentStrategyU.S. Economy

01/26/2018Audio/Video
Jeff Deist and Mance Rayder discuss the political and economic state of the union.

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Jeff Deist: The Small Revolution

Strategy

01/05/2018Audio/Video
Jeff Deist discusses how libertarians should confront the current political landscape.

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Jim Bovard on Our Slavish Devotion to Politics

Media and CultureStrategyPolitical Theory

12/15/2017Audio/Video
Jeff Deist and Jim Bovard discuss what's wrong with our body politic.

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John Prince Smith and the German Free-Trade Movement

12/06/2017Books
John Prince Smith was the creator of the German free trade movement and its leader from the 1840s until his death in 1874.

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Just in Time for the Holidays, Reckless States Are Coming for Your Online Purchases

Taxes and Spending

Blog11/24/2017
Most states that clamor for taxing online purchases are characterized by their already byzantine tax systems and unsustainable spending programs.

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Jeff Deist on Why Smaller is Better

Strategy

11/03/2017Audio/Video
Jeff Deist on why smaller government units are better, and how the Swiss principle of subsidiarity could help ease the nasty cultural and political divides facing America.

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Jean-Baptiste Colbert and Louis XIV

BiographiesWorld HistoryInterventionismMonetary Theory

11/02/2017Mises Daily Articles
Colbert: "The art of taxation consists in so plucking the goose as to obtain the largest amount of feathers with the least amount of hissing."

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