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Intellectual Property as the New Guild System

Bureaucracy and Regulation

Blog1 hour ago

Even if one strongly believes that IP laws are essential for creativity, it is difficult to justify the expansion of IP protections that have taken place in recent decades.

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Isabel Aneyba: Listening From the Heart and the Techniques of Empathy

The EntrepreneurStrategyEntrepreneurship

10/01/2019Audio/Video
Isabel Aneyba, an expert in the techniques of empathic diagnosis that yield the understanding of the mind of the customer, shares these practical techniques — and her success in starting and growing a customer research company.
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If a Pure Market Economy Is So Good, Why Doesn't It Exist?

Free MarketsWorld HistoryOther Schools of ThoughtPolitical Theory

08/20/2019Mises Daily Articles
"Herein lies the key to changing society — changing public opinion or people's preferences toward government. And the only way people are likely to change their preferences is through education and persuasion; force is ineffective."
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Intellectual Cover for Socialism

Philosophy and Methodology

07/25/2019The Free Market
But how can anyone deny that the East German or Russian experience is decisive evidence against socialism? The answer lies in creating a arcane theories that make socialism sound reasonable.
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Introducing the Economics For Entrepreneurs Podcast

The EntrepreneurEntrepreneurship

02/16/2019Audio/Video
Hunter Hastings introduces his new weekly podcast focused on helping the real life, flesh-and-blood entrepreneur to succeed.
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IMF Produces Another Bogus Venezuela Inflation Forecast

Global EconomyMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog08/13/2018

Forget the IMF’s forecasts of Venezuela’s hyperinflation. They are a prime example of junk science. 

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Inflationary Double-Talk

Labor and Wages

Blog07/05/2018

Price controls, tariffs, and wage controls are politically attractive as such powers are to a ruling clique, but they make no sense economically.

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Inflation for Beginners

Money and Banking

Blog06/12/2018

Let us see what happens under inflation, and why it happens.

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