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James Mill and Libertarian Class Analysis

BiographiesFree MarketsWorld HistoryPolitical Theory

3 hours agoMises Daily Articles
The theory of class conflict did not begin with Karl Marx. It began with two French libertarians, and James Mill developed a similar theory in the 1820s and 1830s.
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Why the Pursuit of Profit Makes Us All Better Off

The Entrepreneur

Blog6 hours ago

When entrepreneurs create profit, we know they are using resources in a way that benefit others. When entrepreneurs causes losses, they are destroying wealth.

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Europe's Spending Binge Is Slowing Its Economy

Global EconomyTaxes and Spending

Blog11 hours ago

The string of spending increases announced daily in Europe disguise an extremely dangerous bet: that the ECB will bail out the eurozone forever.

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The Economic Consequences of Cheap Money

Booms and BustsFree MarketsBusiness CyclesHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsInterventionism

10/19/2019Mises Daily Articles
One of the characteristic features of this age is the general attack launched by all governments and pressure groups against the rights of creditors.
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The Problem with Elizabeth Warren’s Wealth-Tax Plan

Taxes and SpendingU.S. Economy

Blog10/19/2019

Elizabeth Warren's wealth tax is based on the idea that the government knows how to use wealth better than the private sector. The plan also ignores that the wealthy have been shown to flee countries with a wealth tax.

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The New York Times Gets Neoclassicals, Austrians, and Schumpter Wrong, all in One Article

World History

Blog10/19/2019

Free-market economists don't run the world, and book reviewers at the NYT should stop pretending they do.

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President's Impact Report — Third Quarter 2019

Blog10/18/2019

See what we've accomplished this quarter! We are proud of our students, scholars, and events; and we strive for a higher standard in everything we do. Thank you to our Members who make all of this possible.

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A Man for Many Seasons

Biographies

10/18/2019Books
Henry Hazlitt, author, journalist, editor, reviewer, economist, has gained renown in at least three areas: as a popularizer of sound economic thinking, as a critic of John Maynard Keynes, and as a contributor to moral philosophy.
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