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Why the Quota System Is One of the Worst Ways of Regulating Immigration

Labor and WagesProtectionism and Free Trade

Blog08/15/2018

Historically, US immigration policy limited rejection and deportation to those deemed to be either criminals or incapable of supporting themselves economically. The modern quota system takes a far more arbitrary approach.

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Redeeming the Industrial Revolution

Free MarketsWorld HistoryInterventionism

08/10/2018Mises Daily Articles
Whether the "slander" is due to a misrepresentation of fact or the imposition of ideology, the Industrial Revolution should bring a libel suit against historians.
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Governments Have Destroyed Housing Affordability in Many Places — But Some Refuges Remain

Labor and WagesPoverty

Blog08/10/2018

Although they're not stylish places according to wealthy coastal elites, many metro areas in the United States still contain a lot of affordable housing.

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Preserve Our Fisheries by Expanding Private Property Rights

The Environment

Blog08/10/2018

When people are directly responsible for something — and rely on that thing for current and future sustenance — they will manage it better.

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Luxuries into Necessities

The EntrepreneurFree Markets

08/08/2018Mises Daily Articles
An industrial innovation enters the market as the extravagance of an elite before it finally turns, step by step, into a need of each and all.
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Money Supply Growth Inched Upward in June

Money and BankingMoney Supply

Blog08/03/2018

Money supply growth inched upward again in June this year, but remains well below the growth rates experienced from 2009 to 2016.

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Inequality of Wealth and Incomes

Free MarketsInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

08/03/2018Mises Daily Articles
Inequality of wealth and incomes is an essential feature of the market economy.
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More Evidence that the US Constitution Does Not Mandate Federal Control of Immigration

Decentralization and SecessionU.S. History

Blog08/02/2018

Regulation of immigrants was almost exclusively the domain of state governments during the first 100 years of the United States. Many doubted if federal involvement was Constitutional.

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